In the interactive visualization, I’ve taken GPW data for a curated selection of American cities. Some have old, historic cores, and others are dominated by more recent development; some have constricting physical geographies and others lie on relatively flat, open plains; some were built for horse transportation and others for the automobile era.
Searching for the densest square kilometer in different cities
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How Much Commuting is Too Much?
One person’s long commute is another’s dream. Another person’s normal might be someone else’s nightmare. What counts as a long commute depends on where you live.
Most Common Causes of Death, by Age
This is how the most common causes have changed over time for people aged 0 to 85.
People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?