Data on people who went to ER for wall-punching

Jan 14, 2016

Keith Collins for Quartz ran some quick numbers for people who visited the hospital emergency room in 2014 for punching a wall, based on data from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. Because, sure, why not.

More importantly, you can grab data directly from the CPSC, including and most recently for estimated injuries due to inflatable amusement rides.

Favorites

The Most Unisex Names in US History

Moving on from the most trendy names in US history, …

Most popular porn searches, by state

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

Jobs Charted by State and Salary

Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.

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.