Line Chart

Typically used to show trends over time, the slope of the line between two points shows patterns of change.

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Bachelor’s Degree Movers

As industries change and interests shift, some bachelor's degrees grow more popular while others become less so.

Billions at the Franchise Box Office

There's big money in wizarding worlds, galaxies far away, and various time-shifted universes. Let's take a stroll through the billions of dollars earned by franchises over the years.

Heart rate during layoff

Add another chart to the genre of heart rate during a significant event.…

Days Without a Mass Shooting

Unfortunately, while of varying magnitude, mass shootings are somewhat regular in the United States.

Who Earns More Income in American Households?

Compared to 1970, a shift towards women making the higher income.

Boost economy with immigration

Want to increase the GDP? Easy. Let more immigrants in. Lena Groeger for…

Marrying Later, Staying Single Longer

Using a century of data, we watch the shift of marital status in the United States.

Alone Time

It’s harder to make friends as you get older. There aren’t as many…

The Warriors’ Championship Path

As expected, this time, the Golden State Warriors won the championship last night.…

LeBron James passed Michael Jordan in playoff points

As a Golden State Warriors fan, I am obligated to dislike LeBron James,…

Draw the patterns of Obama’s presidency

A couple of years back The New York Times asked readers to draw…

Most Popular Fields of Study, Since 1970

Based on bachelor's degrees conferred, here are the fields that were and are currently popular.

How Much We Eat vs. How Much We Need

On average, we use less energy as we age, and so we should eat less. We don’t always adjust soon enough though.

Stephen Curry 3-point record ridiculousness

Stephen Curry made 402 three-pointers this regular season, which is ridiculous. Gregor Aisch…

Divorce Rates for Different Groups

We know when people usually get married. We know who never marries. Finally, it's time to look at the other side: divorce and remarriage.

Marrying Age

People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?