Sri Lanka Topography Map

The map above is that of Sri Lanka, an island country in Asia with over 21.6 million inhabitants. Fast Topographic Facts About Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, which was formerly known as Ceylon, is part of the wider Indian subcontinent. Its land area is around 25,000 square miles (about 64,000 square kilometers). The capital city, Colombo, … Read more

U.S. Work Transportation Map

This map of the United States shows the most common transportation method for workers in each American county in the year 2019. What Is The Most Commonly Used Work Transportation In The United States? In 2019, personal vehicles were the most common mode of transportation in the United States. More than one-third of survey respondents … Read more

World Flood Risk Map

The above map of the world shows how floods can be devastating to the population of each country.  The Countries With The Highest Flood Risk This study of 188 countries published by Nature Communications, as visualized by the business website Visual Capitalist, lists two categories:  Countries exposed to floods ranked by the percentage of the … Read more

England “Dinner” Vs. “Tea” Map

The map above is that of England, one of the constituent countries of the United Kingdom (UK). It shows how English people refer to their final meal of the day: “dinner” or “tea”. It should be noted that the word “tea” in this context refers to a meal, as in “afternoon tea” or “high tea”, … Read more

Europe Egg Consumption Map

The map of Europe shown above depicts how much the continent consumes eggs as food. This accounts for all types of bird eggs, as well as eggs being included as ingredients in other food products. A vast majority of these countries consume at least 130 eggs per capita each year, according to the United Nations … Read more

Tea Consumption In Asia Map

This map of Asia shows how much tea is consumed annually by each of the continent’s countries. Data from Statista reveals that in Asia, Turkey (now known as Türkiye) is the country with the highest yearly tea consumption per capita, at 3.16 kilograms (kg). It is also the leading country in the world in terms … Read more

California Water Shortage Map

This cartograph shows the U.S. state of California and its drought levels over a period of three years (May 2019 to May 2021). As shown above, drought conditions in the state were already reported in 2019, especially in the south. The following year, it was the northern and central parts of the state that experienced … Read more

River Thames Map

This is a map of the River Thames, one of the longest rivers in the United Kingdom, located in the capital London. According to Britannica, the river’s basin is measured at around 5,500 square miles (14,250 square kilometers). Several landmarks in London surround the famed river, including St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Tower of London, the … Read more