Sphere of Influence
MORE THAN HALF OF THE PEOPLE ON EARTH LIVE WITHIN THIS CIRCLE
The Chart of the Week is a weekly Visual Capitalist feature on Fridays.
Back in 2013, a meme circulated quickly off of a Reddit post that showed the incredible population density of the southeast corner of Asia.
You may have seen it: the satellite map showed, quite simply, that “more people live inside this circle, than outside of it”.