Infographic from the World Bank looking at  energy and water's interdependence. #thirstyenergy

Data visualization infographic & Chart Infographic: Thirsty Energy -- Energy and Water's Interdependence Infographic Description Infographic: Thirsty Energ

Great infographic tumblr on World Bank data visualizations such as this one: Development Assistance for Health

Where does development assistance for health come from?

This is an interesting infographic - we'd sell a lot less furniture if the world really was only 100 people!

Infographic similar to the book "If The World Were A Village" - A view global statistics if the population of the world was 100 people.

Under-five mortality dashboard

Global child mortality -- very rich infographic from World Bank Dataviz

Economy Rankings 'Economies are ranked on their ease of doing business, from 1 – 185. A high ranking on the ease of doing business index means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm. This index averages the country's percentile rankings on 10 topics, made up of a variety of indicators, giving equal weight to each topic. The rankings for all economies are benchmarked to June 2012.' (2013) The World Bank

The Doing Business Project provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 189 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level.

StatPlanet Plus:  StatSilk offers a range of web-based and desktop software to cater to diverse mapping and visualization needs. Our software has a common purpose: to make data analysis easy, efficient and enjoyable. We firmly believe that software should adapt to your needs, and not the other way around.

StatWorld: Interactive maps of open data, select an indicator, a region, and a time period. Great for real-world math application problems!

Peoplemovin Visualization

Global Human Migration Visualization Interactive visualization of human migration in the world.

Good news from Africa      Africa is experiencing some of the biggest falls in child mortality ever seen

Good news from Africa

Child Mortality Rates in Africa. "Africa is experiencing some of the biggest falls in child mortality ever seen.

New World Bank website improves access to data and statistics on gender. @worldbank.org

Gender Equality Data and Statistics

Interior of the tomb of Tutankhamun, Valley of the Kings, UNESCO World Heritage Site, West Bank, Luxor, Thebes, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

Interior of the tomb of Tutankhamun, Valley of the Kings, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

How simple technology is changing lives for the better.

Lighting the way

"Data, data everywhere" Information has gone from scarce to superabundant. That brings huge new benefits, says Kenneth Cukier (interviewed here)—but also big headaches

The consumption values for coal, oil, and natural gas in million tonnes of oil equivalent (MTOE) have been added and converted in kcal, using the conversion factor 1 MTOE = 10,000,000,000,000 kcal. The result has been divided by 365 and again by the total world population from World Bank data for each year.The data for tuberculosis incident rate per 100,000 persons can be used as is from the World Bank data set.

The consumption values for coal, oil, and natural gas in million tonnes of oil equivalent (MTOE) have been added and converted in kcal, using the conversion factor 1 MTOE = 10,000,000,000,000 kcal. The result has been divided by 365 and again by the total world population from World Bank data for each year.The data for tuberculosis incident rate per 100,000 persons can be used as is from the World Bank data set.

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