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The Staggering Stats of China’s Mobile sector and mobile population

February 7, 2014

China has total of 930 million mobile users, of which 628 million are under China Mobile, 186 million at China Unicom, and 113 million at China Telecom. Source

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Nursing Home Closures

February 2, 2014

Nursing homes are closing, not growing, yet the elderly population is growing at a rapid rate. In 10 years there will be 70 million people over the age 65, nearly 1/4 of the nation’s population, and a large portion of those people will need long term care. But where will they find it? Source

New infographic of China’s internet landscape

July 18, 2013

Last week when I was in China, there was one word that seemed to be on everyone’s lips: Weibo, which is the Chinese microblogging platform that’s analogous to Twitter (but it should be noted that you can get more across in 140 spaces using Chinese characters compared to the Roman alphabet). Source

Facebook Demographics of Pakistan

Facebook Demographics of Pakistan

June 11, 2013

Info-graphics showing stats of Pakistani Facebook Users. In total and categorized in age groups as well as educational mediums. Source

CITY CRIME

CITY CRIME

April 26, 2013

A clean and modern visualization of an infographic highlighting the highest and lowest crime rates in 400 major U.S. cities during 2010. Crime rates are relative to the national rate. Statistics are from CQ Press, Crime in the United States 2010. Source

LGBT demographics of the United States

LGBT demographics of the United States

April 21, 2013

The demographics of sexual orientation or gender identity in the United States have dramatically changed since the Stonewall riots in 1969, which spawned the modern LGBT rights movement. Source

Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard

April 3, 2013

Demographic makeup of the U.S. armed forces has changed considerably since 1975, the end of the Vietnam era and beginning of the all-volunteer force, Pentagon figures show. Source

How Humans Run The Earth

How Humans Run The Earth

March 31, 2013

Growth Infographic tracking our population explosion and the effects it has on our world (and each other). Source

Aging Infographic Clearly Shows Aging Trends

Aging Infographic Clearly Shows Aging Trends

March 22, 2013

Here is an interesting graphic from Assisted Living Homes. It underscores the fact that the population is indeed aging, that caregiving will increase and that this all costs money. It is a nice dose of reality as we enter the magical holiday season. Source

Government Spending: State-by-State Breakdown

Government Spending: State-by-State Breakdown

March 17, 2013

For the fiscal year 2009, some states got a larger slice of available government money than others. Here is a state-by-state breakdown of which states got the most government money per capita and which states received the least. Source

Population of the Dead

Population of the Dead

March 11, 2013

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The Size Of The Capitol Rally

February 25, 2013

From protests to rallies, marching on Washington has historically been an indicator of the nation’s political attitudes. However, the end of official crowd counting in 1995 has made finding accurate attendance figures for these marches increasingly difficult, because the numbers vary greatly among different sources. Source