Category Dataviz

Kids see race.

Kids see race visualization
A reminder that it is never too early to talk to young children about race, racism and racial equality. Studies have found that most white parents take a ‘colour blind’ approach by trying to avoid discussing differences in race with…

The cost of giving birth: UK vs US

Maternal mortality feature image
Reason #3728 why Boris Johnson should not sell the NHS to D. Trump. (Click pic to open interactive version.)   Note: Maternal mortality data was unavailable for Alaska and Vermont and are therefore omitted from the chart. Comparable birth costs…

Bounty UK sold *how much* of our data?

Can we take a moment to get some perspective on just how much data Bounty UK illegally sold to marketing companies in 2017/18? Bounty UK have some good things since they were investigated (and fined £400,000): Admitted they were at…

How short are your shorts, Shorty?

Preview of dataviz - gender stereotypes in kids clothes: length of shorts.
This is my second post looking at gender stereotyping in kids’ clothing (you can see my first here). This time I took a trip to the shops to find out how the length of shorts vary for boys and girls……

Gender stereotypes in kids clothing

So we all think it’s probably not a great idea to design clothes that convince boys that they should grow up to be insensitive, loud, shouty adventurers in mega trucks, right? Or that girls should be sweet, passive princesses who…