“ebola” Charts

Ebola Outbreak: Survival and Fatality Rates Since 1976 »

Since the first outbreak in 1976, Ebola viruses have infected roughly 2,400 people and killed about one-third of them. It's…

NYC Politics
by: NYC Politics
views: 626
Score: 6

Even With Ebola, Americans Can't Move Past Partisanship »

Despite the procedures for combating an outbreak and the agencies committed to enacting them being largely removed from day-to-day politics,…

Dustin M.
by: Dustin M.
views: 81
Score: 3

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: 180
Score: 3

Is It Really Okay to Dress as an Ebola Victim for Halloween? »

The majority of Americans oppose the idea of going out in costumes that reference controversial topics in the news today,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 72
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: 122
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: 130
Score: 2

The Scarlet Plaque or Ebola? »

The Scarlet Plaque is a novel written by Jack Snow in 1912 in which an outbreak of a disease takes…

Jocelyn Rossell
by: Jocelyn Rossell
views: 71
Score: 1

#Ebola Makes List of U.S. Top Problems (October 2014) »

As of October, Americans believe that Ebola is just as problematic as the country's federal budget, ethical decline, ISIS crisis,…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 143
Score: 1

Arriving too late? »

More than 10,000 people have been reported as infected with Ebola, and about 4,000 have died according to figures released…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 65
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: 66
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: 91
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: 58
Score: 1

Ebola and Isolationism »

While experts are telling people that they should not be concerned and pundits are telling us that it is the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 84
Score: 1

Americans' Misconceptions About #Ebola Transmission »

While concern and awareness about the Ebola epidemic is high in the United States, a large percentage of Americans still…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 226
Score: 1

In Government We Trust... Not to Let Ebola Take the U.S. »

Most Americans have either fairly or very high confidence that the federal government will prevent a major outbreak of Ebola.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 133
Score: 1

Ebola In The U.S.? Here's Why We Shouldn't Worry »

The Ro, or basic reproduction number, of a disease represents how many people an infected person will likely transmit the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 46
Score: 1

Ebola Symptom Manifestation Over Time »

This chart follows the incubation period for the Liberian passenger who visited the United States and was diagnosed with Ebola…

Lori H.
by: Lori H.
views: 44
Score: 1

75% of Ebola Victims Have One Thing In Common »

They're all women. Liberia is one of the most affected countries in the recent Ebola outbreak. Structurally, women in Liberia…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 98
Score: 1

A Popularity Contest for the Ages: Best Government Agencies »

While not exactly your high school's prom king and queen, certain government agencies maintain much higher levels of popularity than…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 53

How Far Is Kenya from Liberia? And How Afraid Should We Be? »

Americans are not known for our geography skills and it's time to gain some perspective. Africa is not one undifferentiated…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 52

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: 45

How Should America Fight The #Ebola Epidemic? »

Americans are in agreement when it comes to fighting Ebola in West Africa. The vast majority of the public supports…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 67

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: 81

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: 83