How fast are countries in Europe and the Americas aging? These colorful animations show how the median age is projected to change up until the year...
These three charts show the age distribution of the U.S. population, further broken down by employment status, education, and marital status.
The world's 10 most populous countries may all have many millions of people, but their future growth prospects are very different.
How representative is social media of actual regional geographic populations? This map compares both numbers side by side with interesting results.
Unintended effects of China's population control policies, the challenges of Chinese demographics, and a new population paradigm where India sits up top.
This animation shows big changes in the world's most populous cities over the next 80+ years. Africa alone will hold 13 cities bigger than NYC by...
The percentage of the global population that is 65+ will double from 10% to 20% by 2050, creating potential economic headwinds especially for millennials.
Based on data and projections from the U.N. Population Division, here is how the world's population will shift between 1950 and 2100, sorted by region.
Every country is represented in this deceptively simple visualization. We then show all U.S. counties using a similar method, which might make you feel small!
More people live in the tiny red region than all of the blue areas combined. This map really shows the disparity in population density throughout the...