Money – All of it

In: Global Economy US Economy

21 Nov 2011

XKCD pulls together a number of interesting statistics and presents them all as square blocks, varying the magnitude in each section. I’m not sure how much value this has as a graphic – the comparative value of the different groups isn’t very high in most cases. However, the statistics themselves are really interesting and worth browsing.

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(note: the graphic’s viewer took a while to load – probably because of server load, which should quiet down later)

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