What Matters Most to People Around the World | International moving company, Movehub, recently put together a fantastic infographic that shows us what matters most to people all over the world. They say the data come from the OECD Better Life Index that's been collecting information since 2011 with more than 60,000 people responding. . .
In 2009, Oliver Uberti at National Geographic Magazine released a chart showing the average life expectancy at birth of citizens of different countries, comparing that with what each nation spends on health care per person.
The spider plot diagram isn't used as much as pie-diagrams, but when it's misused, the failures are train-wreck awful. This is a perfect example of what NOT to do - absolutely no analytical merit whatsoever and actually makes it harder to draw conclusions. In short, it's an art project. [ Note : look at the sailing diagram for an example of where it's absolutely fabulously effective : http://www.sailingbreezes.com/sailing_breezes_current/articles/Feb06/dell.htm ]
OECD Better Life Index: interactive "Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life."
PISA 2015 Assessment and Analytical Framework. Published on 19.04.2016. "What is important for citizens to know and be able to do?" The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) seeks to answer that question through the most comprehensive and rigorous international assessment of student knowledge and skills. The PISA 2015 Assessment and Analytical Framework presents the conceptual foundations of the sixth cycle of the triennial assessment. Similar to the previous cycles...
"The mission of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world. The OECD provides a forum in which governments can work together to share experiences and seek solutions to common problems. We work with governments to understand what drives economic, social and environmental change. We measure productivity and global flows of trade and investment."