“africa” Charts

What's The Biggest Threat to the World? »

Well, it depends on where you live. These results aren't particularly surprising, but they reveal how much people's experience at…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 367
Score: 13

Mandela's Unknown Revolution: Africa's Biggest Economy »

While many know the first fully-democratically-elected president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, as a champion of equality and civil justice,…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 244
Score: 9

Women Deserve Respect »

It is important to consider differences in what it means to treat women with respect. Perhaps these differences are why…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 117
Score: 7

Global Warming isn't a Major Threat...According to the USA »

Only 40% of Americans believe global climate change is a major threat to their country. This ranks the lowest of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 165
Score: 6

Failure prioritizing children with HIV in Africa »

Globally, 3.2M children under 15 were living with HIV in 2013, which amounts to 9.1% of all people living with…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 138
Score: 4

Are We Half-Assing the #Ebola Epidemic? »

An overwhelming majority of Americans are convinced that our fear of ebola and corresponding attempts to address the crisis it…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 170
Score: 3

Why The World Should Care About #BokoHaram »

While the world was captivated by the #CharlieHebdo massacre last week, a tragedy of different sorts was occurring in Nigeria.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 164
Score: 2

Should the Government Look to Invest More in Ebola Research? »

A plurality of Americans would like to see the government invest more into ebola research, while another third would like…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 108
Score: 2

The Real Killer Diseases Aren't Ebola »

A little perspective never hurts. While Ebola has ravaged much of western Africa recently and is a popular topic in…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 109
Score: 2

What's The Deadliest Animal? Hint: It's Not Humans »

Mosquitoes are deadliest, killing with malaria, dengue fever, yellow fever and encephalitis. Mosquitoes are particularly a threat to South America,…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 159
Score: 2

Twice the cholera cases in a population 100 times smaller »

Cholera, which had not been documented in Haiti in almost 100 years prior to the 2010 outbreak (ten months after…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 131
Score: 1

The Ebola Crisis: A Case for Our Shortsightedness »

In this side by side comparison, we see the difference between people's willingness to invest in prevention in the short…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 51
Score: 1

Is the Government Doing Enough to Stop Ebola? »

Over half of Americans are concerned that the government is not doing enough to contain the Ebola outbreak. Only a…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 78
Score: 1

How Worried Are Americans Over Ebola? »

While a great number of Americans are at least "somewhat worried" about their personal chances of catching ebola, a majority…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 45
Score: 1

Africa's Cellular Revolution »

In just a little over a decade, cell phones have revolutionized communication in Africa. In 2002, only a handful of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 48

The Prospect of Growth Around The Globe »

According to the Economist Intelligence Unit, the world economy is projected to grow at a rate of 2.9 percent for…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 94

Nigerian Trust in Elections Drops »

Boko Haram carried out one of it's most deadly attacks on the Nigerian people last week, killing up to 2,000…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 49

Where in the World are Things Same-Old, Same-Old? »

Europeans are most likely to describe their days as 'typical,' while on the opposite end of the spectrum, Africans much…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 32

Ebola on a Plane »

As they likely should be, the majority of Americans would, in fact, be afraid to travel on a plane with…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 32

World Business, New Business, Big Business »

Is Africa on the rise? I guess it depends on how those business plans pan out. On the other side,…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 55

Does the US Have an Obligation to Help Fight Ebola? »

Just over half of Americans believe in a moral obligation that should spur the US to help the people of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 71

The Optimists Club: Which Nations Expect Better Times Ahead? »

According to the Pew Research Center, "The countries with the rosiest views of the next year are those with emerging…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 44

The Ebola epidemic is getting worse »

The World Health Organization reports that the Ebola epidemic is spreading rapidly. About half of the deaths have been in…

Stephen Ostermiller
by: Stephen Ostermiller
views: 61

Aid To Africa: It's Time To Stop »

US foreign aid to Africa does little to spur economic development in the region. Although the average per capita aid…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 103

Which Region in the World Uses the Internet the Most? »

According to 2012 estimates, Asia has the highest percent of internet users of any region in the world along with…

Stephen Ostermiller
by: Stephen Ostermiller
views: 110

Access To Mobile Subscriptions In Africa »

Mobile subscription in Ethiopia have gone up 15 times in last 5 years.

Eritrea has less than 6 people per…

Knoema
by: Knoema
views: 38

Immigrants from War-torn Countries Escaping to Italy »

Between January 1 and September 30 2013, 30,100 migrants from North Africa reached Italy. Of these migrants, nearly 60 percent…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 142

Accept or Deny: Homosexuality in Africa »

Africa is predominantly against the societal acceptance of homosexuality. South Africa is the most developed country, and likely relies the…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 54