Data trails explainer

Posted to Infographics  |  Tags: , ,  |  Nathan Yau

We produce data all the time, everywhere we go, and this process implies something about how we live. Jer Thorp explains in this short explainer video animated by Erica Gorochow.

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

How You Will Die

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Watch the regional changes across the country from 1990 to 2016.

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