Christian Population by Region 1910-2010 chart

Christian Population by Region 1910-2010

Christianity is the largest religious group in the world consisting of roughly one third of the world population. Christians can be found all over the world but over the last century the population concentration has shifted. This chart shows the breakdown of Christian population by region from 1910-2010. Christian Population by Region 1910-2010 In 1910 …

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Patriot and Loyalist Support for American Revolution chart

Patriot and Loyalist Support for the American Revolution

When looking back at the outset of the American Revolution most assume that the colonies were united in their quest for independence. Sure there were some loyalists who sided with the British, but a vast majority supported independence. This chart shows this narrative to be incorrect. This article shows what was the likely support for …

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Native American Disease Mortality Rate Post Columbus chart

Native American Disease Mortality Rate Post Columbus

When Columbus set sail in 1492 to find a new passage to the East Indies, he didn’t know it yet, but the world was to be forever changed. Upon his arrival Native Americans populations would never be the same. This chart shows the Native American disease mortality rate in the years following Columbus’ arrival. Estimates …

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Bloodiest Battles in the U.S. Civil War chart

5 Bloodiest Battles in the US Civil War

The United States Civil War was a brutal conflict that lasted from 1861-1865. Estimates vary, but most figures place the total number of dead in the range of 500,000-625,000. Included wounded and prisoners, casualties were as high as 1.5 million. This chart shows the 5 bloodiest battles in the US Civil War in terms of …

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Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Destinations chart

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Destinations and Statistics

The legacy of slavery in the Americas is one that is well known. What isn’t as well known are the exact numbers of just how many people (Africans) were involved and what happened to them. This chart shows the exact figures behind the trans-Atlantic slave trade destinations and statistics. Before slaves could even get to …

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Number of US Citizens sent to Internment Camps in World War II chart

US Citizens Sent to Internment Camps in World War II

In the midst of winning World War II, the United States had its far share of shameful acts. The allied civilian bombing campaigns and war time atrocities are well known. What’s less well known is the number of US citizens sent to internment camps in World War II. One of the most shocking discoveries at …

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US Casulaties in the American Revolution chart

US Casualties in the American Revolution

The American revolution was a momentous event in world history. It was the first time a colony had stood up to an empire and ultimately prevailed. The fight for independence came with a cost though. This chart shows the total US casualties in the American Revolution. At the beginning of the Revolution the colonists didn’t …

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Tallest Buildings in the Ancient World chart

Tallest Buildings in the Ancient World

Looking back at history it’s truly amazing to see what people were capable of building. Some of these accomplishments are truly remarkable given the technology of the day. Among these accomplishments are the tallest buildings in the ancient world. Civilizations all over the globe built massive structures. There’s been evidence of tall earthen structures in …

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