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Craft Beer by State

Craft Beer Market Map

August 15, 2017/by Diane Rich
Endorsements and total pay for Top 25 athletes

The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes

August 8, 2017/by Diane Rich
Over half of Americans are privately insured. The government covers 35% and 9% have no health insurance. The vast majority of private insurance is provided by employers. Medicaid and medicare cover 20 and 14% of Americans. These data are presented in a Marimekko chart and are based on 2015 data from the Kaiser Family Foundation.

US Health Insurance Coverage

August 2, 2017/by David Goldstein
The chart presents the teams, grouped by sport with a data column containing year-over-year growth.

25 Most Valuable Sports Teams

July 25, 2017/by David Goldstein
2017 Emmy nominations by network, grouped into cable, broadcast, online and premium cable. Shows growth from 2016-2017 in nominations and most nominated show in each group. Presented as a Marimekko chart created in using Mekko Graphics software.

Emmy Nominations by Network

July 20, 2017/by David Goldstein
Growth in the global market for electronic games for 2017. Market growth is presented by region and by market segment in two bar mekko charts created using Mekko Graphics software and based on data from Newzoo.

Global Games Market Growth

July 11, 2017/by David Goldstein
Firecrackers caused the most injuries overall and among children and young adults. Reloadables (mortars) injured the most adults. Sparklers injured the most toddlers. The marimekko and stacked bar charts show the number of injuries broken down by type of firework and the number of injuries by age and type of firework. Based on data from the Consumer Products Safety Commission.

Fireworks Injuries by Age Group

July 6, 2017/by David Goldstein
Airline passenger traffic will grow most quickly in some key Asian markets over the next 20 years. Traffic growth within South Asia is estimated to be 9.5% per year and within Southeast Asia 7.5%. Growth within North America, within Europe and between North America and Europe is estimated to range between 2.6 and 3.2% per year. These changes will cause major shifts in where airplanes are purchased, airports built and expanded, and in airline routes. The data for the top 10 regional flows, based on data from Boeing's 2016 Current Market Outlook, are summarized in the bar mekko chart

Airline Traffic Growth by Region 2015-2035

June 30, 2017/by David Goldstein
These bar charts, based on data from Pew Research Center, show the number of hours spent on paid, work, housework, and child care by Moms and Dads in 1965 and 2015.

Changing Roles of Dads and Moms

June 19, 2017/by David Goldstein
100% stacked bar chart showing 2016 US vehicle sales for all-electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrids vehicles by vehicle size.

Large Vehicles Dominate Sales of All-Electrics

June 15, 2017/by David Goldstein
The chart summarizes the domestic box office, distributor, number of locations, and average box office per location for the top 12 movies in the U.S. during the weekend of June 2, 2017

Wonder Woman Leads US Box Office on Its Opening Weekend

June 6, 2017/by David Goldstein
Facebook’s 2017 Q1 profits were 76% higher than 2016, leading the top 5 U.S. tech giants. While Apple trailed with a 5% increase, its profit was double its nearest rival.

Tech Giant Profit Growth

June 1, 2017/by David Goldstein

Tennis Leaders by Surface

May 24, 2017/by Diane Rich

EU Membership

May 17, 2017/by Diane Rich
US Government Spending by Mission, based on data from USAFacts

US Government Spending Against its Mission

May 11, 2017/by David Goldstein
Growth in Worldwide Tourism, based on data from the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UN WTO)

Growth in Worldwide Tourism

May 4, 2017/by David Goldstein
Foreign Direct Investor Confidence by Country for top 25, based on A.T. Kearney study

Foreign Direct Investment Confidence

April 27, 2017/by David Goldstein
Data on jobs in creative fields and schools that teach creative skills per capita are shown for 10 large US cities in a bubble chart.

Top 10 Creative Cities in the US

April 20, 2017/by David Goldstein
While tech unicorns get most of the press, healthcare accounted for almost 1/3 of the $97B exits over the last two years.

Valuations of Recent Unicorn Exits

April 13, 2017/by David Goldstein
Marimekko chart showing revenue mix for recorded music in 2016, based on data from RIAA

Digital Subscriptions Dominate Recorded Music Revenue in 2016

April 6, 2017/by David Goldstein
American Moviegoers by Age and Ethnicity

American Moviegoers by Age and Ethnicity

March 29, 2017/by David Goldstein
Sports revenue from the top 10 major conferences broken down into TV, football bowls and basketball tournaments. The SEC leads all others with over $500M in total and almost $37M per school. The top 5 all received over $20M per school. TV revenue made up by the the largest share.

Most Valuable College Sports Conferences

March 23, 2017/by David Goldstein
Beer consumption in 2015 in each European country. Per capita consumption is compared to growth in consumption to identify high potential markets. Bubble chart captures market size as well. The chart is based on data from Brewers of Europe.

European Beer Consumption

March 16, 2017/by David Goldstein

Best and Worst Cities for Renters

March 8, 2017/by Diane Rich

Top 10 Countries for Military Spending

March 2, 2017/by David Goldstein

US Home Entertainment Market

February 23, 2017/by David Goldstein

US Jobs in Energy Generation

February 16, 2017/by David Goldstein

Snap(chat)’s Performance by Region

February 9, 2017/by David Goldstein

NFL Team Spending by Position

February 2, 2017/by David Goldstein

Top Earning European Football Clubs

January 26, 2017/by David Goldstein

Pet Spending Dashboard

January 18, 2017/by David Goldstein

US Auto Sales Up .4% in 2016

January 12, 2017/by David Goldstein

Massachusetts Students Test Performance

January 5, 2017/by David Goldstein

Christmas Tree Purchases

December 21, 2016/by David Goldstein

Netflix International Growth is Hurting Its Profits

December 14, 2016/by David Goldstein

Top 5 Charts

December 7, 2016/by Diane Rich

Hate Crimes in the US

December 1, 2016/by David Goldstein

Black Friday Trend

November 22, 2016/by Diane Rich

Legalized Marijuana Is Spreading Through the US

November 15, 2016/by David Goldstein

Facebook’s Worldwide Revenue Challenge

November 10, 2016/by David Goldstein

Americans Without Health Insurance

November 3, 2016/by David Goldstein

AT&T and Time Warner Merger

October 25, 2016/by David Goldstein

Tesla’s Revenue and Profit Growth

October 20, 2016/by David Goldstein

Economic Cost of Government Internet Shutdowns

October 13, 2016/by David Goldstein

Top 10 UK Travel Destinations

October 6, 2016/by David Goldstein

Federal Tax Subsidies for Sports Stadiums

September 28, 2016/by David Goldstein

Ivy League Endowment Fund Performance

September 22, 2016/by David Goldstein

Back-to-School Spending

September 14, 2016/by David Goldstein

How much do tennis players earn in the US Open?

September 7, 2016/by Diane Rich

Top 10 Countries for Immigrants

August 31, 2016/by Diane Rich

How many voters selected Trump and Clinton?

August 24, 2016/by Diane Rich

Return on USOC Investment by Sport

August 17, 2016/by Diane Rich

Olympic Medals by Country

August 9, 2016/by David Goldstein

Web Services’ Contribution to Amazon’s Revenue and Profits

August 4, 2016/by David Goldstein

Apple’s Quarterly Revenue Results Explained

July 27, 2016/by David Goldstein

Networks with the Most Emmy Nominations

July 21, 2016/by David Goldstein

Chocolate Production and Consumption

July 13, 2016/by David Goldstein

The 10 Richest US Counties

July 7, 2016/by David Goldstein

State Sin Tax Collections

June 30, 2016/by David Goldstein

Brexit Dashboard

June 23, 2016/by Diane Rich