Gapminder.org


Gapminder is used in classrooms around the world to build a fact-based world view. Gapminder is a non-profit venture – a modern “museum” on the Internet – promoting sustainable global development and achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. Gapminder was founded in Stockholm by Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund and Hans Rosling on February 25, 2005.
On this page they  feature quality examples & resources. Share your own ideas and learn from others in the new Gapminder Movement forum!  Try Wealth & Health of Nations.  This graph shows how long people live and how much money they earn. Click the play button to see how countries have developed since 1800.

Watch this documentary “The Joy of Stats”. Hans Rosling says there’s nothing boring about stats, and then goes on to prove it. A one-hour long documentary produced by Wingspan Productions and broadcast by BBC, 2010.

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