Updated Oct 2016.

If your country is not on the image, it’s either because
a) we couldn’t fit it in
b) we couldn’t find something your nation is the best at (sorry!)

Check out the data for the full list.

See the original version from May 2010


CIA, NYTimes, Bloomberg, UN, The Economist, World Bank, Reuters, BBC, Forbes, The Guardian, WSJ & others


Research & Design: David McCandless
Research: Stephanie Smith, Esther Kersley
Original Research: Chris J Hall, Alexia Wdowski, Pearl Doughty White, Caroline Flynn, James Key (yes it was a lot of work!)
Additional Design: Fabio Bergamaschi, Matt Hancock, Joe Swainson



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