Work Hours and Vacation Time Around the World

February 20, 2013

This infographic gives the average hours worked between 2008 – 2009 by people in 30 countries. It also provides information for number of paid vacation days in each country. Source


Throwing Money at The Problem

January 31, 2013

The factors that affect academic performance in the American education system are broad and complex. The Daily, News Corp’s recently launched iPad news app, asked us to try to capture the current state of education in the United States through a data visualization. The piece appeared in the February 10, 2011 edition of The Daily. […]

PISA Education Test Scores Around the World

PISA Education Test Scores Around the World

November 14, 2012

The Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is an international education assessment that measures the performance of 15-year-olds in mathematics literacy, reading literacy, and science literacy.

Infographic: International Tax Rate Comparison

Infographic: International Tax Rate Comparison

September 28, 2012

Nobody likes paying taxes but the practice isn’t going away anytime soon. In fact taxes have been around a long time – the ancient Egyptians started taxes to increase the burden on the children of Israel, who were Egyptian slaves. This infographic looks at individual tax rates by country and gives historical facts on tax […]

The (Future) Best Country In The World?

The (Future) Best Country In The World?

August 9, 2012

According to a recent report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Australia was ranked as the best advanced economy in the world to live in. Source