Matt Hong used a stacked bar chart over time as the frame for a data comic about American time use. Each row represents a 2-hour window during the day, and each stack represents the percentage of Americans doing an activity: sleep, work, free, and other. The activity with the highest percentage gets a highlight.
Data comic shows an average American day
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Mapping the Most Common Races
Select one or more races for a quick comparison. Counties are colored by the most prevalent.
All the National Food Days
Keep track of the 214 days out of the year that are a national food or drink days.
Causes of Death
There are many ways to die. Cancer. Infection. Mental. External. This is how different groups of people died over the past 10 years, visualized by age.