answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Every country in the world has adopted the Metric System except for Liberia, Myanmar and the U.S.A.

A number of countries, including Canada and the United Kingdom, use Imperial for some things. For instance, Canada measures human heights and cooking ingredients using Imperial measure. Britain measures human weight in stone (which is even more antiquated than the American standards of measurement) and road distances in miles.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2014-09-19 08:14:25
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides

Math and Arithmetic

20 cards

What is a variable

How many meters are in 15 micrometers

How do you explain about the guidelines used for designing procedures

How many miles equals a km

โžก๏ธ
See all cards

Math and Arithmetic

21 cards

Convert 240 miles per hour to feet per second

What is the metric system prefix for the quantity 0.001

A car traveling 70 miles per hour is 20 miles behind a truck traveling 50 miles per hour how long will it take the car to overtake the truck

Convert this number to scientific notation 150

โžก๏ธ
See all cards

Kiteboarding

2 cards

What size kite do you use in 15 knots of wind

When was kiteboarding invented

โžก๏ธ
See all cards

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How many countries use the Metric system?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

What countries use both the metric and customary system?

In many European countries the metric system IS the customary system!


Do most countries use metric system?

Yes. There are about 3 countries that do NOT use the metric system.


Do many countries use a system called metric system?

All of Europe, (not UK) and Canada uses the metric system


What are the three countries that do not use the metic system?

As of 2016, the only countries that do not use the metric system are the US, Burma and Liberia. All other countries use the metric system.


What countries use metric system?

All countries use the metric system, except Liberia, Myanmar (Burma) and USA.


Which countries do not use the metric system?

The countries that do not exclusively use the metric system are the US, Liberia, and Myanmar (Burma). Scientific research in all three countries generally uses the SI units, and in the US there are many metric applications, such as dual labels for volume or weight.


How many countries use the English metric system?

All of Europe and Asia...


What are two benefits of using the metric system?

its easier and many countries use it


How many countries do not use metric system?

the stupid united states of americia


What countries use the metric system gram?

Most countries in the world use the metric system, and consequentially use the gram. The EU uses the gram, as well as Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. There are many countries that use the gram, and thus, it would be very difficult to name them all.


What system of measurement is used in countries?

Most countries use the metric system.


Where do you use decimeter?

In countries that use the metric system


What 3 countries use the metric system?

The whole world uses the metric system, except for three countries; Liberia, Myanmar(Burma), and U.S.A. So only three countries don't use metric.


Why do sciencetist not use the metric system?

Scientist do use the metric system, they may refer to it sometimes as the SI system. Only three countries in the world haven't fully converted to metric, Liberia, Myanmar(Burma), and U.S.A, and even in these countries most scientist use the SI system.


What was the US is one of the few countries in the world which has not yet adopted the metric system for general use?

America is one of the few countries that has NOT adopted the metric system for its general use.


Why does South Africa use metric system?

Most countries in the world recognise that the metric system is a far superior system.


What countries use metric measurements?

All countries except for the USA, Liberia, Myanmar, and the UK use metric measurements. However, France came up with the metric system.


Which country is the only country in the world to NOT use the metric system?

The United States, Myanmar and Liberia are the only countries who do not use the metric system.


Is the Metric System used more frequently than the Imperial System of Measurements?

Yes, the metric system is the most used system. Only a few countries out of many still use the Imperial system. Even in the USA, where the Imperial system is still in use, the scientific disciplines use the metric system because it is universal.


Which countries exclusively use the metric system?

All excluding USA


What are the different countries that don't use the metric system?

There are only three countries that don't use the metric system. Liberia, Myanma(Burma), and the U.S.A. But even these countries are taking steps towards modernisation.


Which countries are using miles?

Miles are a part of the Imperial System (or US customary system). The only countries to use this system is the United States, however, Liberia is also considered to use this form of measurement. You will find Liberia listed as a Metric Nation and as an Imperial Nation (in form of measurement systems); this is because Liberia does not have an official system of measurements. Liberia tends to use the Metric System in forms of international trade and business, but will tend to use the Imperial System in forms of internal usage. The United States is also a Metric/Imperial Nation, however, it is more Imperial than Metric and you will probably never list it as a Metric Nation alone. Myanmar (Burma) also does not use the Metric System, however, they do not use the Imperial System; they have their own system of measurement known as the Burmese System. However, there are still many Metric Nations that still use forms of the Imperial System. For example, the United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Australia, the Bahamas, India, and Malaysia still use some forms of the Imperial System, but are official Metric Nations. Many other countries fall under this category as well, mainly countries that were at one time a part of the British Empire (as the Imperial System was made by the British Empire).


How does the metric system use in Africa?

How is the metric system use in America? How is the metric system use in Australia? How is the metric system use in Japan? How is the metric system use in Thailand? How is the metric system use in sweden? How is the metric system use in anywhere? Know the answer now?


Where in any countries don't use the system of units?

Liberia, Myanmar/Burma, and the U.S.A., are the only non-metric countries, and even these are increasingly turning to the metric system.


Should all countries use only the metric system?

Yes same metric system should be used by all countries. It becomes easy for everyone .