10 + 5 Mapas curiosos do Mundo

10 + 5 Curious Maps of the World
If You Didn’t Like Reading Maps Before You See This, You’ll Love it After
Do you like reading maps and infographics? Personally I like reading them and have always learned a lot while reading the thick atlas. I’m particularly into the interesting maps that show more than just the geographic locations. You can in fact learn many mind-blowing facts from the maps listed below! Understand a litle more about the world and fun facts around the globe.

1. Where street view is available on Google Map
28 Where Google Street View is Available

2. The longest straight-line you can sail in the world
the-longest-straight-line-you-can-sail-in-the-world


3. The distribution of 9 different types of outlet and plug
7 Geographical spread of 9 different types of outlet and plug

4. Flag map
41 Flag Map

5. Driving orientation by country
worldwide_driving_orientation_by_country-1
(Red – right side, Blue – left side)

6. 12/24 hour time format used around the world
8 1224 hour time format used around the world
(Blue – 12, Yellow – 24, Purple – mixed, Grey – not defined)

7. McDonald’s around the world
43 McDonalds Around the World
(Red – countries with McDonald’s, Blue – countries without McDonald’s)

8. Coffee consumption worldwide
coffee_consumption-3
The darker the color, the higher the consumption of coffee.

9. The only countries Britain did not invade
the-only-countries-britain-has-not-invaded

10. Map of countries that do not use the metric system
map-of-countires-that-use-metric-system-vs-imperial

11. Religions of the world
33 Religions of the World

12. Map of world poverty by country
29 Map of world poverty by country, showing percentage of population living on less than $2 per day. Based on the 2009 UN Human Development Report
*percentage of population living on less than $2 per day
Based on the 2009 UN Human Development Report

13. In 1992, approximately 29,000 rubber ducks fell off from a cargo ship in Pacific Ocean. This is the route they flowed.
42 Rubbe Duck

14. Riskiest areas to ship where the pirates rule the seas
riskiest-areas-to-ship-where-the-pirates-rule-the-seas

15. Average age at first sex
average_age_at_first_sex_by_country-1
(Red and Orange – Age 15-18, Yellow – Age 19, Green – Age 20-23)

Source: http://www.lifehack.org

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