Some facts about
the American states can be amazing. Take economics, for example.
The article below compares, in terms of economic output, U.S. states
with various countries
From the article:
"America's largest state economy is California, which produced nearly $3 trillion of economic output in 2018, more than the United Kingdom's GDP last year of $2.8 trillion."
"Four of America's states (California, Texas, New York and Florida) produced more than $1 trillion in output and as separate countries would have ranked in the world's top 16 largest economies last year."
Texas has a Gross Domestic Product comparable to Canada's
Florida has a Gross Domestic Product comparable to Mexico's
(map in article gives comparisons for the other states).
Which is to say, economically, the U.S. states rule!https://seekingalpha.com/article/4246014-putting-americas-huge-20_5t-economy-perspective-comparing-u-s-state-gdps-entire-countries