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The death of UK coal in five charts
Our World in Data is at Y CombinatorWe are one of the few non-profits that Y Combinator has decided to accept.
How many children are not in school?
India’s population growth will come to an end: the number of children has already peaked
Is income inequality rising around the world?
We've updated our topic page on Trade and Globalization
From commonplace to rarer tragedy – declining child mortality across the world
Is trade a major driver of income inequality?
Does trade cause growth?
What’s the impact of globalization on wages, jobs and the cost of living?
Twice as long – life expectancy around the world
What were the world's deadliest earthquakes?
The Internet’s history has just begun
How rinderpest was eradicated
How urban is the world?More than half of the world live in urban areas, and this will continue to grow.
Now it is possible to take stock - did the world achieve the Millennium Development Goals?
The map we need if we want to think about how global living conditions are changing
FAQs on plasticsCommon questions about plastic pollution.
New teaching notes from Our World in Data
¿Por qué las mujeres viven más que los hombres?