All posts tagged “visual essay

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EU regions, by economic development

The European Union uses something called the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (or NUTS) in order to geographically subdivide its member states and collect statistical data. There are three scales: NUTS 1, 2, and 3. And generally speaking, they follow existing administrative boundaries. Or… Read More

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Flights per day

I recently wrote about this visual essay – showing the world’s population – from The Pudding. They have some great essays. So I went exploring today.  Here is one that looks at the phenomenon of “poor-country urbanization” by way of the number of flights per day… Read More