I hope you’ll consider joining me on Blog Action Day on October 15 this year. It’s a day for bloggers around the world to all discuss one topic to raise awareness where attention is needed. Last year, 20,000 bloggers took part to discuss the environment. This year’s topic is poverty, and of course, we should all know by now that data visualization can play a huge role in showing that.
Join Me in Blog Action Day 2008
Where Bars Outnumber Grocery Stores
A closer look at the age old question of where there are more bars than grocery stores, and vice versa.
Jobs Charted by State and Salary
Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.