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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For hundreds of years, India and China have been the largest countries by a large margin. According to the UN medium variant projection, India will pass China sometime in the next 10 years (Source: United Nations). India has been closing in for awhile now, and China having it’s one child policy for a few years […]

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40 years ago, no one had a cell phone. Now, many people around the world have more than one. There are a few reasons for this, the most common being having one for business use and one for personal use. One country, United Arab Emirates, actually averages over two cell phone subscriptions per person! Watch […]

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Below is a visual representation of the number of deaths per million in the month of May due to Coronavirus. This does not include countries with a population under 100 000 as they are too small to have an accurate sample size. Source: Jon Hopkins If you would like to see the overall deaths per […]

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