Month: December 2016

Wealth and Debt per Adult by Continent

Chart of the Week: Week 52, 2016: Wealth and Debt per Adult by Continent

The chart demonstrates the vast disparities in wealth per adult across the world. North America and Europe hold 65% of the world’s wealth, whilst only accounting for 18% of the world’s adult population.

/ December 21, 2016
Number of JSA Claimants v.s. Total Welfare Spending

Chart of the Week: Week 51, 2016: Number of JSA Claimants v.s. Total Welfare Spending

The chart demonstrates the variation in welfare spending under each successive UK government.

/ December 15, 2016
US Trade in Goods with China

Chart of the Week: Week 50, 2016: US Trade in Goods with China

The chart demonstrates the extent to which the two countries’ economies are intertwined and the enormity of the US trade deficit with China, which has only increased in the last two decades.

/ December 8, 2016