Posted by: Chasy | 26/06/2009

Gapminder Graph – Hours of fun for a Friday

Here is a very interesting tool. It’s a Flash tool that charts each country’s GDP against it’s mean life expectancy.

You can choose all sorts of variables, including ‘Who has the healthiest teeth?’ compared to GDP. The GDP/Life Expectancy data goes back to 1800, although there is a note on the website telling you that it’s mostly guesses based on history. You can select countries and compare. It’s fascinating!

Via Club Troppo.


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