Did you know?

  • Since 1960, child deaths have plummeted from 20 million a year to 6 million a year.

    Source: Our World in Data
  • The number of people living in extreme poverty fell from close to 2 billion in 1990 to 0.7 billion in 2015.

    Source: Our World in Data
  • The installed capacity of renewable energy worldwide grew by 80% since 2010.

    Source: International Renewable Energy Agency
  • 80% of the world’s 1-year-old children today have been vaccinated against some disease.

    Source: Gapminder
  • Global access to safe drinking water is up by 16% since 2000.

    Source: Our World in Data
  • Income per person has doubled since the year 2000.

    Source: The World Bank

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