Mark Johnstone uses a cake metaphor to represent data, presentation, and what you gain. Does the metaphor work? Sound off in the comments below.
Open thread: Data as cake and frosting?
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Occupation Growth and Decline
We looked at shifts in job distribution over the past several decades, but it was difficult to see by how much each occupation group changed individually. This chart makes the changes more obvious.
Household Types, Then and Now
Here’s how common each household type is and was — and how the makeup compares to a few decades ago.
Mapping the Spread of Obesity
A look at the rise for each state over three decades, for men and women.