Footprints

Infographic that shows “a comparison of total carbon dioxide emissions by nation and per capita.”

“(…)China is, after all, now the world’s largest total emitter of carbon dioxide emissions. But that’s not the most important emissions metric we should be focusing on. Per capita carbon emissions is a much more telling statistic. (…) China emits the most total tons of carbon dioxide, because it also has the largest population.(…)” “Here, the designer Stanford Kay laid the two metrics side by side in a great and revealing infographic on Miller-McCune.” (source good.is)

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