Who dominates the global smartphone market in 2020 ?

Posted on Mon 26 October 2020 in Economics • 3 min read

As the war between Huawei and the United States continues, the Chinese telecommunications giant continues its inexorable rise despite restrictions and uncertainties.


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American Lawful Immigration 2018 : New LPRs by State of Residence

Posted on Tue 13 October 2020 in Politics • 7 min read

Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs) are non-citizens who are lawfully authorized to live permanently within the United States. Let's explore data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to highlight the states in which people who received a green card in 2018 settled.


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American Lawful Immigration 2018 : New LPRs by Country of Birth

Posted on Fri 04 September 2020 in Politics • 5 min read

Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs) are non-citizens legally permitted to live permanently in the United States. Let’s explore the data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to highlight the regions and countries of birth of those people who received a green card in 2018.


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World Press Freedom Index 2020

Posted on Wed 02 September 2020 in Politics • 2 min read

The Press Freedom Index, yearly produced by Reporters Without Borders is a ranking of 180 countries which attempts to represent the degree of freedom that journalists, media, and netizens have in each country. The index is calculated on a scale from 0 to 100, the higher a country's score, the more worrying the press situation is. Using RSF data, we will visually represent this index of press freedom on maps.


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Individuals using the Internet (% of population) from 1990 to 2017

Posted on Mon 04 May 2020 in Economics • 3 min read

The digital and information revolution has dramatically changed the way the world communicates, learns, does business and treats disease. Indeed, the new information and communications technologies (ICTs) offer vast possibilities for advancement in all fields in all countries, from the most to the least developed.


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World Bank Indicators - GDP per capita from 1960 to 2018

Posted on Sat 02 May 2020 in Economics • 2 min read

GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear total population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. GDP per capita is a good measurement of a country's standard of living, by describing how much citizens benefit from their country's economy. Small, rich countries and more developed industrial countries tend to have the highest per capita GDP. Data are in current U.S. dollars.


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Social Vulnerability Index 2018 - United States

Posted on Thu 09 April 2020 in Health • 4 min read

CDC’s Social Vulnerability Index (SVI) is a tool to spatially identify and socially vulnerable populations. The SVI uses U.S. Census variables that reflect at-risk populations to identify and map vulnerable areas. Information on the location and relative concentration of different types of social vulnerabilities in small geographic areas, such as census tracts can help emergency managers locate and plan for the specific needs of their communities, before, during, and after a disaster.


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