Puerto Rico

Capital: San Juan
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
3,642,281
Population 2013 3,595,839
Population 2014 3,548,397
Below Poverty 2011 45.6
Below Poverty 2012 44.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 35.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 34.5
Unemployed 2011 14.7
Unemployed 2012 14.0
Unemployed 2013 15.4
Unemployed 2014 13.7
STATE FACTS
El Yunque is the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest System.
Puerto Rico was "discovered" by Christopher Columbus.
San Juan is the second largest cruise port in the western hemisphere.