“russia” Charts

Should US intervene Ukraine? But first, where is it? »

On March 2014, 3 political scientists asked a national sample of 2,066 Americans what action they wanted the U.S. to…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 158
Score: 7

Putin's Approval Skyrockets at Home »

Although the Russian takeover of Crimea has been largely condemned by the international community, a recently released Levada Center survey…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 222
Score: 6

World Silent on Syria as Civil War Deaths Skyrocket »

Since crackdowns on pro-democracy protests led to civil struggle, estimates suggest that almost 100,000 non-government forces have died. Most disturbing,…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 398
Score: 6

Why Russia Trusts #Putin »

Since Putin took power in 2000, Russian exports have grown several times. Of course, most of this growth is concentrated…

Dustin M.
by: Dustin M.
views: 302
Score: 5

iPhone homophobia »

A Russian company that put up a giant iPhone statue in memory of Steve Jobs has taken it down again,…

Salvador D.
by: Salvador D.
views: 184
Score: 3

East is least »

Rejecting markets: Former Soviet- and Eastern-bloc countries that have not embraced the EU market have seen their economies stagnate, with…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 441
Score: 3

Why You Never Get Involved In A Land War In Asia... »

It is the most famous of the classic blunders for a reason. Just ask Napoleon. Russia, the largest country by…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 135
Score: 2

Over 35 Million Adults Are in Slavery Worldwide, Right Now »

Among the estimated 35.8 million adults in slavery worldwide, over a third are in India. China, Pakistan, and Russia all…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 97
Score: 2

Top Five Polluters: Per Capita Carbon Footprint »

Although China remains the largest producer of total CO2 emissions in the world (followed by the United States, India, Russia…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 105
Score: 2

Olympic Security Concerns Run High »

Nearly half (44%) of Americans said that the decision to host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia was…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 75
Score: 2

Behind Bars: International Incarceration Rates »

This chart shows the 10 countries with the highest incarceration rates in the world. The United States has the highest…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 89
Score: 1

Who Has Been Most Impressed By Russia's Power Moves? »

Russia has recently been shaking up world politics and East-West relations with its annexation of Crimea and its role in…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 80
Score: 1

While Olympic Games Soar, Russia's Reputation Sinks »

A majority of Americans - 60% - now view Russia unfavorably. This is at its highest since 1999 when "Russia's…

Rachel
by: Rachel
views: 42
Score: 1

Kazan Crash Points out Lack of Aviation Safety in Russia »

A fatal plane crash on November 17th is the latest disaster for the Russian aviation industry. In a small airport…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 101
Score: 1

The US And Russia Have More Than Enough Nukes To Go Around »

It is estimated that there are 15,700 nuclear warheads that exist throughout the globe. Together, the United States and Russia…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 128

Kilo-Tonnes of CO2 Emitted to the Atmosphere »

CO2 emissions have been a major topic of discussion. The United States is the leading CO2 emitter in the world.…

rbukhari
by: rbukhari
views: 29

America's Least Liked Nations »

Gallup asked Americans of their overall view of various prominent countries on the world stage. The nations can be divided…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 80

The Police States Of The World »

Whether they serve and protect, or enforce and apprehend, the police nevertheless play a significant role in these countries. Russia…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 86

How Should America Handle Ukraine? »

When it comes to dealing with the foreign relations mess that is the Ukrainian crisis, there are many foreign policy…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 32

The Gravest Threats Facing America »

Is the United States in immediate danger? While America has a number of enemies and ongoing conflicts, which is the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 38

This Stat is Currently Wrecking Havoc in the EU »

Alan Greenspan, former head of the Federal Reserve Bank, predicted today that Greece's exit from the euro system is inevitable.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 71

Deadliest Sniper »

Simo Häyhä was a Finnish sniper in the Winter War with Russia 1939 - 1940. He amassed his number of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 74

Cyber Attacks: Where Are They Coming From? »

Cyber Crime is a growing epidemic throughout the international community. Russia is the epicenter of this alarming trend, with over…

Stephen Ostermiller
by: Stephen Ostermiller
views: 93

Ukraine in Crisis: What is America to Do? »

Though the conflict drags out more and more each day, Americans are firm in their resolve to avoid direct involvement…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 67

Russia's Recent Actions Prompt Sanctions »

Russia's recent actions against Ukraine, most notably the annexation of Crimea, have resulted in several countries imposing economic sanctions against…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 47

Crimean View Not Matching Rest of Ukraine »

A clear majority of Ukrainians agree that their country should remain a single, unified state after Crimea’s annexation by Russia,…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 62

Diplomacy over Arms: Russia and Ukraine »

As Obama announces new economic measures against Russia, only about 31% of Americans think that what happens between Russia and…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 68

Russia's Economy Has Slowed »

Russia's economy experienced robust growth in 2010 and 2011, but the growth was tied in large part to the price…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 75

New START weakens U.S., favors Russia »

New START, which was entered into force in 2011, places limits on nuclear capabilities for the U.S. and Russia. To…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 34

Russia Questioned as Host of Olympic Games »

Of those who said that hosting the Olympic Games in Russia was a bad decision, 62% cited safety concerns.

Rachel
by: Rachel
views: 80

Sochi 2014: Fast facts »

Never before has there been a Winter Olympiad in the subtropics, where temperatures in February occasionally exceed 60 degrees. Never…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 48

Global Economics of the iPad: Comparing Apples to Apples »

A 16-gigabyte iPad with retina display sells for $620 less in Malaysia than in Argentina. Theoretically, price differences between countries…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 116

Americans Sour on Putin »

A majority of Americans now view Russian President Vladmir Putin unfavorably for the first time since he took office in…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 51

Global leader - US topping the poll »

Gallup surveyed 130 countries in 2012 and asked people if they approved or disapproved of the leadership of the United…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 45