Luis Carli's
The Age of the World Population
The World Bank approached me to do a visualization on their data about the age of the world population. The objective was to show how many are on each age group and also to point where the viewer is located on that spread.
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age people

The World Population Project

You and the other 7.2 billion

This is the total World Population

Each small represents 2.6 million people

0-20 20-40 40-60 60-80 80-100years

How do you relate to them?

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enter your birthday

you are here

people were born the same day

people were born in the same hour

If we order everyone by age, where would you be on the line?

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