This animated video shows how much the population has grown over the last three centuries, and which regions have driven this growth.
Our population will soon reach a new milestone—8 billion. These visualizations show where all those people are distributed around the world
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.