USA Today looks at some of the numbers on 17th century slavery in America. The format, with zooms in and out and shifts to different views, focuses both on scale and the individuals.
History of slavery in America
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Relationships: The First Time…
When Americans had sex, moved in with someone, and so on. Often not average. Far from normal.
How Spending Changed for Different Income Groups
I compared spending in 1996 against the most recent spending estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Most Common Jobs, By State
Instead of looking at only the most common job in each state, I found the top five for a slightly wider view.