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Monday, 17. June 2019 at 07:23 AM

United States Travel Advisory

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Local Situation: 1.3 / 5

Travelling United States is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 1.8 / 5

United States shares a land border with 3 neighbouring states. For this region of countries (including United States), the Advisory Index is 1.8 (average value over all countries). All countries have some reported advisories: Mexico (2.4), Cuba with 2.3 and Canada with 1 (of 5).

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/united-states

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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The Ministry has no particular adverse remarks regarding travel to this particular country.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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Normal precautions

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/united-states-of-america/

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise increased caution in the United States due to the threat of terrorism.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/united-states-america

About United States

United States with its capital Washington is a country in North America (Northern America), about half the size of Russia; about three-tenths the size of Africa; about half the size of South America (or slightly larger than Brazil); slightly larger than China; more than twice the size of the European Union (9,629,091 km²). The country is located North America, bordering both the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Pacific Ocean, between Canada and Mexico. The climate can be described as mostly temperate, but tropical in Hawaii and Florida, arctic in Alaska, semiarid in the great plains west of the Mississippi River, and arid in the Great Basin of the southwest; low winter temperatures in the northwest are ameliorated occasionally in January and February by warm chinook winds from the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains. The landscape is vast central plain, mountains in west, hills and low mountains in east; rugged mountains and broad river valleys in Alaska; rugged, volcanic topography in Hawaii. With a population of about 303.82 million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

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Capital Washington
Population about 303.82 million
Size 9629091 km²
Size comparable to about half the size of Russia; about three-tenths the size of Africa; about half the size of South America (or slightly larger than Brazil); slightly larger than China; more than twice the size of the European Union
Common languages English, Spanish
Timezone America/New York with UTC offset of -4 hour(s)
Currency Dollar (short: USD)
Common voltage (electricity) 120V - 60Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 850, 1900
International phone prefix +1
Internet Top Level Domain .us
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 US
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 USA
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 840