“america” Charts

Which Country Is The Biggest Threat to World Peace? »

In a WIN/Gallup International poll 66,000 people across 65 nations were asked "Which country do you think is the greatest…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 327
Score: 13

Fast Food: Americans Know It's Bad, Eat It Anyway »

It’s increasingly uncommon for Americans to eat meals home-cooked from scratch. Instead, 47% of us eat fast food once a…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 1459
Score: 8

The Long Term Victory Of Pro-Life »

Abortion is on the decline in the United States, and it has been for a while. Since 1991, the number…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 226
Score: 6

What's The Biggest Problem Facing the Nation? »

Are Americans unable to come together to decide on a single top problem facing the nation, or are there simply…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 417
Score: 6

Defeating Homelessness »

From 2005 to 2013 there has been an overall decline in the number of homeless people. With around a decline…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 113
Score: 5

Different Gods: How's Obama Doing? »

Obama's approval ratings vary across religious groups. The most extreme disparity is between Muslims and Mormons with almost the same…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 260
Score: 5

Dying to Know: What Are the Top Causes of Death in America »

In the U.S., average life expectancy rates are the highest they've ever been, at roughly 79 years. We're living longer,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 450
Score: 5

The New American Patriotism? »

Young Americans are less likely than their grandparents to say they love America—or to get warm fuzzies when they see…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 156
Score: 5

Death From Above: US Drone Strikes »

In large part, the United States' drone program has been successful, having eliminated over 2400 enemy combatants and fifty high…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 191
Score: 5

American Religious Affiliation as of 2012 »

Current Pew Research indicates that nearly three quarters of America is Christian and that nearly one fifth is not affiliated…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 163
Score: 4

America's Most Pressing Issues? Depends On Who You Ask »

One thing is for certain: America faces many pressing concerns. The only problem is that Americans aren't sure which issue…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 486
Score: 3

Legal Marijuana Sales Are Projected To Be Higher Than Ever »

In the coming years, the market for marijuana will certainly not be going up in smoke. In fact, legal weed…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 432
Score: 3

Recovery In Context »

Those who were in the job force in 2001 know that recession felt nothing like the 2008 recession. It wasn't…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 247
Score: 3

Will you survive the military? »

The answer is a very probable yes. According to the data only 2.84% of people in the military die either…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 163
Score: 3

News for Americans »

Hidden in this chart is evidence of Television's domination of radio.

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 109
Score: 3

Smile, You're White »

The rate of depression is significantly higher in White's than in the minorities that they are said to discriminate against.…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 106
Score: 3

America Keeps People Poor on Purpose »

For more from the latest issue of YES! Magazine, The End of Poverty, see: www.yesmagazine.org/issues/th…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 699
Score: 3

In Debt? You're Not Alone »

About 75 percent of Americans are in debt right now and owe a total of more than $11.5 trillion, according…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 283
Score: 3

The Tricky Thing About Optimism »

Celebrated as one of the most optimistic people in the world, most Americans feel pessimistic about our nation's future, particularly…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 206
Score: 3

America's Gun Violence Problem »

Americans, more than any other people, resolve conflicts with a gun. According to the Washington Post, we've got "the highest…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 446
Score: 3

America and China GDP Growth: 1970-2014 »

A popular conservative talking point is that China is "eating our lunch." According to GDP growth percentages, China is growing…

michaelepelosi.mp
by: michaelepelosi.mp
views: 386
Score: 2

In Service To Their Country, Or Themselves? »

In America today, it can be difficult to differentiate the people who truly want what is best for the country…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 478
Score: 2

How America Uses Its Water Supply »

Water is without a doubt a precious resource, and one in which the world is in short supply. Nevertheless, America…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 389
Score: 2

America: Our Shifting Priorities »

For the first time since 2013, Americans' focus has shifted away from the economy as the United States' top priority.…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 139
Score: 2

America Is Still A Christian Nation »

In 2014, two-thirds of the American public identified themselves as followers of the Christian doctrine. For most Americans, then, the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 90
Score: 2

Americans Are Expecting A Lot From Their Government »

When it comes to prioritization, the American people place a great deal of importance on a plethora of issues. Despite…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 75
Score: 2

Putting America's Military Spending Into Perspective »

Each year, the United States spends about 700 billion dollars on military expenses, a number that rivals the total military…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 122
Score: 2

To Whom Do We Owe Our Great National Debt? »

For many people, the total amount of US debt is beyond comprehension. But to whom do we owe such an…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 119
Score: 2

Embracing Capitalism »

With the launch of the e-commerce company Alibaba Group in the American market, the U.S. saw a Chinese company have…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 107
Score: 2

Sentencing Blacks to Death »

Blacks have a 38% higher rate death sentences being handed down than other defendants. Do statistical anomalies such as these…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 59
Score: 2

America's Fastest Growing Small Business Sectors »

With the economy getting back on track, many small business sectors are booming. Oilseed and grain farming is the most…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 88
Score: 2

The Ubiquitous Nature Of American Firearms »

It certainly says something about American culture that there are nearly four times as many firearms dealers in the United…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 80
Score: 2

Should There Be Politics In The Pulpit? »

Although the influence of the church is declining in America, the public is divided on the issue of whether religious…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 70
Score: 2

The Drug War - Not So Hidden Racism »

African Americans are disproportionately incarcerated on drug related charges. Clearly the drug war is an instrument of, at least, institutional…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 172
Score: 2

How To Deal With ISIS, According To Americans »

The vast majority of Americans agree that action must be taken against ISIS. While simply providing humanitarian support to refugees…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 225
Score: 2
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