“consumption” Charts

The United States of Consumption »

The United States, with less than 5 percent of global population, consumes 22 percent of the world’s oil, 13 percent…

Democracy Collaborative
by: Democracy Collaborative
views: 979
Score: 13

#Sustainability: The Meal of Our Demise »

Turkeys may be all the rage for Thanksgiving and other holidays, but beef may be our undoing as one of…

by: Noah
views: 339
Score: 6

In the long run we value experiences over material goods »

Prof. Howell (San Francisco State University) in a study published earlier this year, found that people think material purchases offer…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 144
Score: 5

Wining and Dining: The Top Consumers of Wine »

Hope you like communion, because Vatican City comes in at number one for their wine consumption. European countries are most…

Dustin M.
by: Dustin M.
views: 117
Score: 5

20 Years Later, NAFTA May Not Have Helped Mexico »

Two decades ago, NAFTA was implemented with the hopes of bringing Mexico into a new commercial agreement with the United…

by: CEPR
views: 176
Score: 2

Energy Consumption Grown Nearly 50% Since 1990 »

Global energy use has increased by over 47%, while the per person average has increased roughly 10%, in the last…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 82
Score: 2

Yearly Per Capita Beverage Consumption in the U.S. »

Looks like Americans still drink a lot of soda, but they were better off in 2010 than they were in…

by: kendramayer2017
views: 51
Score: 1

Need A Light? In These Countries You Probably Do. »

While smoking is certainly an international habit, it is nevertheless much more prominent in some places than others. Serbia tops…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 38

How Has the American Diet Changed? »

The biggest jump in food intake per capita was in the consumption of flour and cereal products. What does this…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 30

Where Does Our Electricity Come From? »

When you flick on a light or check your email, you are using electricity. What but natural resources are used…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 348

America's Excessive Energy Consumption »

For certain, Americans use more than their fair share of energy. Each American consumes almost five times the worldwide average…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 99

These Countries Are The Cheesiest »

The countries of Europe certainly love their cheese. Of the top ten cheese consumers of the world, every single country…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 30

Which Device Do We Get the News From? »

This study found that mobile devices like the smartphone and the tablet are adding to news consumption, rather than replacing…

by: kendramayer2017
views: 29