How has global income distribution changed over history? Below, we show three distinct periods since the Industrial Revolution.
Immigrants account for 3.5% of the global population, but where are they more or less prevalent? This map shows immigration by country.
Are political democracies on the decline? This graphic shows the global composition of political regimes over 200 years.
This impactful hour glass visualization shows all of humanity, including the 7% of humans who are alive today
Only 93 countries enjoy a basic level of democratic rights as of 2020. Find out how this has changed in 200 years.
This interactive dashboard, which covers over a century of data on natural disasters, shows a declining global death toll over time.
Where does your favorite food come from? Here's an interactive look at global food production.
A Global Breakdown of Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Sector In a few decades, greenhouse gases (GHGs)—chiefly in the form of CO₂ emissions—have risen at unprecedented rates...
The world is in the midst of a notable demographic transition. Here's how the world population pyramid will change as we close in on the year...
In the next year or so, humanity is expected to pass the 8 billion person milestone. These charts and maps put global population growth into context.