I picked this up on Twitter a few moments ago. I really think this is an excellent way to display some of the key changes in the world over the last decade.
Infographic comparing 2000 and 2010

Source: http://cache.gawkerassets.com/assets/images/8/2010/12/2000vs2010.jpg

By the way, if you like this sort of thing, I am sure you’d love Tim Harford‘s BBC radio show “More or Less”. On 31 December, he did a review of 2010 in numbers. You can listen to it at his site, or download the MP3 file here (13 Mb).

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