Map created by reddit user Speech500 The map shows just how big London’s economy is. Each of the coloured areas has an economy that is roughly equal to London’s GDP figure of £487 billion ($600 billion) in 2018.
Which countries are leading the cash-free future in Europe? Have a look at this 2020 guide into card usage, atms and other cashless payment options. The Data Sources: https://www.imd.org/wcc/world-competitiveness-center-rankings/world-digital-competitiveness-rankings-2019/ https://www.theglobaleconomy.com/rankings/ATM_machines/ https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/FB.ATM.TOTL.P5 https://www.statista.com/statistics/968803/debit-card-ownership-rate-european-countries/ https://www.theglobaleconomy.com/rankings/people_with_debit_cards/ https://www.statista.com/statistics/946228/contactless-payments-market-share-at-pos-in-europe-by-country/ https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/ZPGL_lXdNsznMrKGvNsetQ2 https://usa.visa.com/dam/VCOM/global/visa-everywhere/documents/visa-cashless-cities-report.pdf
The video above shows 1 minute worth of payments processed by Square on Feb 13, 2020 colour codded to the type of business that processed the payment. Businesses include everything from veterinary services to doctors to restaurants to recreation and legal services. For those in the UK you can see how Square card readers compare […]
Map created by Roland Rajah at the Lowy Institute The animated map above shows how quickly China overtook the US to become the largest trading partner for the vast majority of the world’s countries. It covers the period between 1980 and 2018 and countries change colour depending on whether they trade more with the US […]
The UK government revealed up to 1.5 million jobs are at risk due to automation. Below we take a look at the the most and least vulnerable groups and what people think about automation. Automation Job Loss Risk By Age The table below looks at the risk of job losses by age cohort in the […]