Affordable Care Act progress report

The New York Times takes a data-centric look at the progress of the Affordable Health Care Act here in the United States. It’s a team effort seven-parter describing changes in uninsured percentages, affordability, and changes to the health care industry as a whole. Probably want to save this one for later.

Chart Type Used

Area Chart

The space between the data and the baseline is filled with a color or a pattern, usually emphasizing counts or percentages for a single variable.


Who is Older and Younger than You

Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.

How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown

We know spending changes when you have more money. Here’s by how much.

Most popular porn searches, by state

We’ve seen that we can learn from what people search …

Divorce Rates for Different Groups

We know when people usually get married. We know who never marries. Finally, it’s time to look at the other side: divorce and remarriage.