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European Places With "Saint" or "Holy" In Their Names

<i>Map created by Szymon Pifczyk, Marcin Gębala, Aleksander Deryło, & Bartosz Chyż via BIQData.pl</i><p>The map above shows European cities, towns and villages …

Most Recurring Word On Each Country's Wikipedia Page

Map created by reddit user Amiantedeluxe<p>The map above shows which word appears most often on each country’s English language Wikipedia page. For …

Linguistics

If Ireland Was As Dense As England, Its Population Would Be 35.5 Million

Here are two random facts that show either how densely populated England is and/or how sparsely populated the entire island of Ireland is.<p>If Ireland …

Geography

Amtrak After Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

The map above shows what Amtrak services might look like if President Trump’s budget cuts go through as planned. According to the National …

Amtrak

Drive Time To See The Total Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017

<i>Map created by Michael Zeiler, www.GreatAmericanEclipse.com</i><p>The map above shows how long it takes to drive to the centerline of the total solar …

Solar System

New York State Vs England - How Do They Compare?

<i>Created by reddit user eivarXlithuania</i><p>The mapographic above compares New York State and England (<i>note not the full UK</i>). While the two are almost the …

Every Bomb Dropped By The British & Americans During WW2

<i>Map created by reddit user amazonada</i><p>The map above shows every bomb dropped by the British and Americans during World War 2, along with a limited …

Military History

Every European Country's Top Export & Import Partner

<i>Every European Country’s Top Export Partner, map by reddit user sendherhome22</i><p>The two maps presented here show every European country’s top export and …

Euro

Climate Analogues of Australia

<i>Map created by reddit user triton1982</i><p>You probably already know Australia is a relatively hot country, but the map above shows how the clinate of its …

Australia

Population Density Represented As Elevation

<i>Map created by Marnix Hamelberg at Cartoma</i><p>The map above shows what Asia would look like if population density corresponded to physical …

Geography

Where The Woolly Mammoths Used To Roam

<i>Map of the Distribution of woolly mammoths by DagdaMor via Wikimedia</i><p>The map above shows where woolly mammoths might have roamed during the last …

Biodiversity

Map of European Wind Farms

<i>Map created by SETIS from the EMHIRES dataset Part I</i><p>The map above shows the locations of wind farms across Europe and comes from the European …

Renewable Energy

Population Density Of The 13 American Colonies In 1775

<i>Map, courtesy of U.S. Military Academy via AwesomeStories</i><p>The map above shows the population density of the original thirteen American colonies, the …

Geography

Europe At Night

<i>Found via reddit</i><p>The photo above shows Europe at Night.<p>The lights show just how densely populated the vast majority of Europe really is.<p>Monaco is the …

Europe

Jewish Population of Europe in 1933 and 2015

<i>Map crated by reddit user webalbatross</i><p>The map above shows the Jewish population of Europe in both 1933 and 2015 by country. Most countries still had …

Geography

Chile Is a Ridiculously Long Country - Europe & US Size Comparison

<i>Chile over Europe</i><p>You probably already know that Chile is a rather long (or tall) country, but I bet you don’t know just quite how long it is.<p>From …

European Billionaires Per Capita

<i>Number of Billionaires Per 1 Million People</i><p>The map above shows the number of US dollar billionaires per 1 million people in various European …

Wealth

Where Are Millionaires Moving To In 2017?

<i>Map created by Visual Capitalist</i><p>The map above shows which countries gained and lost the most millionaires in 2016. Surprisingly, Australia was the …

Geography

Who Americans Consider Their Allies, Friends & Enemies

<i>Map created by reddit user ShilohShay</i><p>The map above shows which countries Americans consider their allies and friends and those they consider …

Foreign Policy

Which Country Is The Greatest Threat to World Peace?

<i>Map created by Joe Hammer</i><p>The map shows the results of a 2013 (pre-Trump) WIN/Gallup International survey asking people which country they felt was …

North Korea

A Face Made From African Heads of State (Bonus Maps For Asia & America)

<i>Map created by reddit user Speech500</i><p>The map above shows a face combined from pictures of each of Africa’s Heads of State.<p>You can similar maps for …

World Leaders

US States Overlaid On Areas of Europe With Equal Population

Map created by reddit user Speech500<p>The map above shows how the population of various US states compares with certain regions of Europe. For example, …

How To Irritate Europeans In Just One Sentence

<i>Map created by sigmagfx, based on this reddit thread.</i><p>The map above shows how you can easily irritate various Europeans in just one sentence. These …

Europe

Areas of Europe Compared To US States With Equal GDP & Corresponding Cities

<i>Map created by reddit user Speech500</i><p>The map above shows different areas of Europe that are equal in terms of GDP to a given American state, along …

Geography

2017 International Container Shipping Rates & Costs

The maps and tables below show 2017 international container shipping rates & costs for moves originating in the US, UK, Canada and Australia.<p>You can …

Logistics

Most Popular Credit Card By Country: Visa, Mastercard Or Amex

The map above shows which credit card company is the most popular in each country based on Google search data from Google Trends. It does not reflect …

Africa

European Languages According To The Dutch

<i>Map created by reddit user dvtxc</i><p>The map above is a humours look at how the Dutch view other European languages.<p>Of course Dutch itself is view as the …

Linguistics

European Countries With a Smaller Economy Than Luxembourg

The map shows European countries whose total GDP (in nominal terms) is smaller than that of tiny Luxembourg. In 2016, according to the IMF, …

Percentage of Europeans Who Are Willing To Fight A War For Their Country

<i>Map created by reddit user Spartharios</i><p>The map above shows the percentage of residents in various European countries who are willing to fight and go …