Artist Gustavo Sousa used the Olympic rings as data indicators for statistics like obesity, homicides, and number of billionaires. Each ring represents a continent, and the larger the ring, the larger the value. Simple and an interesting metaphor shift.
Olympic rings as data symbols
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Most Common Family Types in America
Nuclear is still the most common, but there are millions of households in the United States with a different family structure.
A Day in the Life: Work and Home
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.