According to the Cascade Education Foundation, 25% of the U.S. population cycles. The definition of "cycles" is not unfortunately spelled out.
Moreover, 60 million Americans bicycle at least once per year.
In contrast, in Japan 15% of commuters bicycle to work. That however compares poorly with the Netherlands, where 50% of commuters do so by bike.
Back in the USA, though, only 1.6% of American commuters bicycle to work.
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