Our population will soon reach a new milestone—8 billion. These visualizations show where all those people are distributed around the...
Where are the world’s major shipping lanes? These maps show global maritime traffic density, highlighting some of the busiest areas across the globe.
Over the next decade, China is expected to surpass the U.S. in economic power, and India is primed to become the world's third-largest economy.
U.S. trade of goods amounted to nearly $4.6 trillion in 2021, and Canada, Mexico, and China were the country's biggest trading partners.
The U.S. has produced nearly 170 million firearms over the past three decades. Here are the numbers behind America's gun manufacturing sector.
How has global income distribution changed over history? Below, we show three distinct periods since the Industrial Revolution.