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United States

United States Space Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Achieved circumlunar manned spaceflight Yes 2014
Achieved lunar rover No 2014
Achieved moon landing and return Yes 2014
Failed launches in 2012 0.0 2012 3rd out of 6
Failed launches in 2012 per million people 0.0 2012 3rd out of 6
International Space Station flights 244 1101 1st out of 15
International Space Station visitors 139 1101 1st out of 15
Space agency NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) 2011
Successful launches in 2012 12 2012 2nd out of 6
Successful launches in 2012 per million people 0.0382 2012 2nd out of 6
Successful launches in 2014 4 2014 1st out of 4

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of government space agencies (List of achievements of space agencies with lunar landing capability); Wikipedia: 2012 in spaceflight (By country); Wikipedia: 2012 in spaceflight (By country). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: List of International Space Station visitors (By nationality); Wikipedia: List of government space agencies (Budgets); Wikipedia: 2014 in spaceflight (By country)

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