Statistical Stripes

2016 Statistics in Form of Stripes

Statistical Stripes
 

Some of 2016 statistics about social issues in form of stripes. There are two layers to this project: beauty and meaning. 
At first glance, it is a collection of stripes, which we love. Upon a closer look, we have used this aesthetic exercise to visualizes the numbers behind such varied topics as global food waste, the accomplishments of Simone Biles, and the Syrian migration crisis. This is our personal response to what we saw as a difficult year, it brings attention to topics and the associated articles we found interesting. The featured text was taken from existing sources (check the link below each image)

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