Who has led the world's 15 most powerful countries over the last 50 years? This visual looks at world leaders...
With this map of U.S. presidential voting history by state, discover patterns that have emerged over the last twelve elections.
This population-weighted cartogram shows the countries with the worst air pollution, based on fine particulate matter (PM2.5) concentration.
We can’t predict the future, but we can prepare for it. Here’s a look at 5 long-term trends that are set to transform society as we...
Billion-dollar IPOs are always exciting, but how do modern raises compare to the world's largest IPOs throughout history? We chart the top 25.
How large is the wealth gap between Millennials, Gen X, and Baby Boomers? We visualize the growing wealth disparity by generation and age.
If you’re a regular visitor to Visual Capitalist, you know that we’re your home base for data-driven, visual storytelling that helps explain a complex world. But...
U.S. real estate value is concentrated in a handful of urban centers. Here's a look at the top 30 most valuable cities.
Nearly 95% of the Earth’s surface shows some form of human modification, with 85% bearing evidence of multiple forms of human impact.
What are the advantages of the forex market? Individual investors can access this expansive, global market—largely unknown to many.
In some cases, COVID-19 has sped up societal and economic trends that were already in motion. Here we examine five examples.
E-commerce is already massive, but COVID-19 has proven to be an unexpected catalyst in driving the use of digital marketplaces.