Below is a visual representation of the number of deaths per million in the month of August due to Coronavirus. Source: Johns Hopkins

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Below is a visualization of the prison population (total and per capita) in a number of countries. (Source: International Center for Prison Studies) Country Prison Population Prisoners Rate Jail Occupancy India 332112 30 139% Nigeria 40444 30 101.50% Japan 79052 62 105.90% Norway 3048 66 92.10% Finland 3954 75 112.40% Sweden 7450 82 102.70% Switzerland […]

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Below is a visual representation of the number of deaths per million in the month of July due to Coronavirus. Source: Jon Hopkins If you want to compare this to May, check out Coronavirus Deaths per Million in June Update.

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Donald Trump is one of the most polarizing figures in the world today. Here is what each country thinks about him. Approval rating in this case is defined as the percentage of respondents to an opinion poll who express approval of Donald Trump. Here is the data in table form: Rank Country Approval 134 Palestinian […]

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Below is a visual representation of the number of deaths per million in the month of June due to Coronavirus. Source: Jon Hopkins If you want to compare this to May, check out Coronavirus Deaths per Million in May Update.

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The World Happiness Report is an annual publication of the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network. In 2020, Nordic Countries were all over the top of the rankings, with Finland placing #1. Here is the top 5: Rank Country Happiness Score 1 Finland 7.81 2 Denmark 7.65 3 Switzerland 7.56 4 Iceland 7.5 5 Norway 7.49 Source: World Happiness […]

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The Irish are well known for drinking a lot of beer, but they are not the top beer drinkers in the world according to the Kirin Beer University Report. The Irish drank 95.8 liters per person in the year 2018, quite the number right? The Czech Republic disagreed, consuming a whopping 191.8 liters per person. […]

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CO2 emissions are constantly on the rise worldwide. Qatar and Kuwait are consistently two of the worst offenders in that category when it comes to metric tonnes of CO2 emitted per person since 1950. (Source: Gapminder) See the full picture here:

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When you think of massive countries in the world, China and India come to mind. But there is a new country sneaking up on them. Nigeria has quietly passed 200 million in the past few years, and are projected to triple that within 100 years (source: Gapminder). Watch the video below to see the full […]

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Obesity has been on the rise worldwide for awhile now, and that is no different in Europe. The UK has seen the biggest rise from 1975-2016 going from under 10% to over 27%. (Source: WHO) Watch the video below to see the full effect on countries in Europe:

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