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US No Longer Rules the Sky

  • 1920 - 100%

    In 1920, 100% of all the skyscrapers in the world were located in the United States

    2013 - 18%

    In 2013, only 18% of all the skycrapers in the world were located in the United States

In 2000, 49% of all the skyscrapers in the world were located in the United States

— Source: Council on Tall Buildings