Your life in jellybeans

Posted to Data Art  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

Using the effective jellybean method, Ze Frank describes the finite time we have. Each bean represents a day in the life of an average person.

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Who is Older and Younger than You

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Divorce Rates for Different Groups

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Life expectancy changes

The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.

Graphical perception – learn the fundamentals first

Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.