Amid the COVID-19 crisis, cities are dramatically slowing down. Today's chart demonstrates the impact of lockdowns on commuter activity worldwide.
This visualization tracks the high-value routes that generate the most revenue for airlines – primarily links between the world's financial centers
China has the same amount of 1 million+ population cities as both North America and the EU combined. Here they all are, from biggest to smallest.
Perceptions of major financial centers are being reexamined amid shifts in the geopolitical landscape, including Brexit and unrest in Hong Kong.
Rural counties across the U.S. are losing residents as large cities and the coasts are growing. This map shows U.S. population change by county.
This unique map subtracts population from nighttime light output, giving us a unique perspective into America's rural light pollution hot spots.
While we all see the same sky, some see it differently, depending on where they live. Today's graphic ranks world cities by annual hours of sunshine.
Cities are heavy hitters in the global economy. Where will the top 10 cities be in 2035—based on GDP, population, and annual growth?
Economies create distinct spatial patterns. This week's chart visualizes the relationships businesses and industry imprint on the urban environment.
Today’s stunning map ranks the world’s most powerful megaregions — together, they contribute a whopping $28 trillion to the global economy.