The Joy of Stats
Hans Rosling explains a very common misunderstanding about the world: That saving the poor children leads to overpopulation. Not only is it not right, it’s the other way around!
The world might not be as bad as you might believe! Don’t Panic – is a one-hour long documentary produced by Wingspan Productions and broadcasted on BBC on the 7th of November 2013. The visualizations are based on original graphics and stories by Gapminder and the underlaying data-sources are listed here. Hans’s — “All time favorite graph”, is Read more …
Hans Rosling is debunking the River of Myths about the developing world. By measuring the progress in the once labeled “developing countries”, preventable child mortality can be history by the year 2030.
Instead of studying history one year at the university, you can watch this video for less than five minutes.
Explaining the global vaccination programs is NOT a party-killer! It’s a Party Trick! About This is Party Trick #1 in a series of Demographic Party Tricks, produced by the Gapminder Foundation: A Swedish Non-Profit promoting a fact-based worldview. In this film Hans asks the question — What percent of children get the basic vaccines? In Read more …
Is there a relation between religion, sex and the number of babies per woman?
What was the greatest invention of the industrial revolution? Hans Rosling makes the case for the washing machine.
Hans Rosling uses Gapminder bubbles in CNN Global Public Square to show US converge with other countries.
A one-hour documentary broadcast by BBC, where Hans Rosling says there’s nothing boring about stats, and then goes on to prove it.
Many countries are making good progress towards MDG4 and it’s time to stop talking about Sub-Saharan Africa as one place.
Hans Rosling explains why ending poverty is crucial to stop population growth.
A 55-minute documentary about Hans Rosling’s life & thoughts.
From a talk by Hans Rosling at the Prince Mahidol Award conference 2010. Produced by health metric network.
Hans Rosling predicts the exact date India and China will have the same income per person as the US.
The Internet community Reddit.com got to ask questions to Hans Rosling. Here is his answers.
TED-talk at the US State Department. Global trends over 200 years, the development of HIV/AIDS and how China is catching up.
United Kingdom was a leading nation of the world. See UK’s journey to present time and how China is closing in.
25 years of the HIV epidemic in easily understood graphics. Showing the big differences within Africa.
Human Rights & Democracy data correlates poorly with progress in Health and Wealth.
200 years of history in 4.5 minutes. Let Hans Rosling guide you through the developments of the last two centuries.
Breast Cancer increases with income, but so does the chances of saving women with cancer.
Cervical Cancer can be prevented and treated. Today it is most common among women in low-income countries.
Is Shanghai healthier than New York? And how do Washington D.C. and Mumbai rank?
Swedish students say: “They can never live like us”. It is time to rethink!
Bangladesh, Brazil, and Egypt reduce child mortality faster than Sweden ever did!
Global Health in a new world. (Från Svenska Läkaresällskapets 200-årsjubileum.)
The presentation at the TED-conference in 2006, seen by millions over the internet.
Hans Rosling’s 2007 TED-speech makes the seemingly impossible possible.