The New iPhones Are Off to a Golden Start

The New iPhones Are Off to a Golden Start

Apple's new iPhone models, the high-end iPhone 5S and the mid-range iPhone 5C, are off to a great start. According to Apple, the company sold 9 million phones within the first three days after the launch of the new models on Friday.

Chinese Politicians are Insanely Rich

Chinese Politicians are Insanely Rich

This chart shows the individual wealth of American and Chinese politicians in 2013 (in million U.S. dollars).

The Music Industry is First to Arrive in the Digital Age

The Music Industry is First to Arrive in the Digital Age

The music industry is two steps ahead of other industries in the ongoing digitization of media distribution. Download and streaming services accounted for almost 60 percent of recorded music revenues in the U.S. in 2012, while other media industries struggle to find a viable strategy for digital distribution.

Android Accounts for 70% of Smartphone Sales in China

Android Accounts for 70% of Smartphone Sales in China

This chart shows smartphone platform market share figures for the United States, China and the EU5 countries (UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy).

U.S. Gasoline Consumption Tripled Since 1950

U.S. Gasoline Consumption Tripled Since 1950

This chart shows U.S. motor gasoline consumption 1950-2012 (in billion gallons).

Microsoft Shares Slipped 36% Under Ballmer's Reign

Microsoft Shares Slipped 36% Under Ballmer's Reign

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that he would step down within the next 12 months. This chart shows how the company's stock has performed under his reign.

63% of the World's Top Brands Have Multiple Twitter Accounts

63% of the World's Top Brands Have Multiple Twitter Accounts

This chart illustrates how brands are increasingly adopting Twitter to get their message across.

Coca-Cola is the No. 1 Brand on Facebook

Coca-Cola is the No. 1 Brand on Facebook

This chart shows the 10 most talked-about brands on Facebook as of August 19, 2013.

Facebook is Still a Must for American Teens

Facebook is Still a Must for American Teens

This chart shows which social networks are the most popular ones among American teenagers.

Social Networking Is the No. 1 Online Activity in the U.S.

Social Networking Is the No. 1 Online Activity in the U.S.

This charts illustrates how much time on average Americans spend with different online activities each day.

The Gradual Decline of The Washington Post

The Gradual Decline of The Washington Post

This chart shows the average weekday and Sunday circulation of The Washington Post from 2004 to 2013.

The Washington Post Lags Peers in Shift to Digital

The Washington Post Lags Peers in Shift to Digital

This chart shows the average daily circulation at the Top 10 U.S. newspapers between October 2012 and March 2013.

U.S. Seniors Warm Up to Social Networking

U.S. Seniors Warm Up to Social Networking

This chart illustrates the growing adoption of social networking by adult internet users in the United States.

Digital Media Use Set to Exceed TV Time This Year

Digital Media Use Set to Exceed TV Time This Year

This chart shows how much time Americans interact with different media on an average day.

Facebook is the No.1 Social Traffic Source for News Websites

Facebook is the No.1 Social Traffic Source for News Websites

This chart shows the percentage of traffic on American news websites that comes from social media sites.

Royal Baby Mediastorm Falls Short of U.S. Shores

Royal Baby Mediastorm Falls Short of U.S. Shores

This chart shows the percentage of Americans very/fairly closely following the story of the royal birth by age

Sierra Leone is the Most Corrupt Nation on Earth

Sierra Leone is the Most Corrupt Nation on Earth

This chart shows the share of the population that admitted paying a bribe in the world’s top ten countries for corruption.

TV Remains Number 1 News Source for Americans

TV Remains Number 1 News Source for Americans

This chart shows the results of a survey among 2,048 Americans regarding their primary news source.

Top 3 Markets Account for 50% of Twitter's Traffic

Top 3 Markets Account for 50% of Twitter's Traffic

This chart shows a regional breakdown of traffic on Twitter.com in the past three months. 22.9% of Twitter's traffic comes from the United States, making it the most important market for the microblogging service.

Second Screen - TV Companion or Distraction?

Second Screen - TV Companion or Distraction?

This charts shows how American tablet and smartphone owners use their devices while watching TV.

Newsletter

Yes, please send me a daily reminder for the 'Chart of the Day'

Please register for free to receive our daily infographic newsletter.
Latest tweets
FAQ
Who may use the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day", made available under the Creative Commons License CC BY-ND 3.0, may be used and displayed without charge by all commercial and non-commercial websites. Use is, however, only permitted with proper attribution to Statista.

Which topics are covered by the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day" currently focuses on two sectors: "Media and Technology", updated daily and featuring the latest statistics from the media, internet, telecommunications and consumer electronics industries; and "Economy and Society", , which inlcudes current data from the United States and around the world relating to economic and political issues as well as sports and entertainment.

Can Statista create customized charts?
Absolutely! For information on tailor-made and sector-specific Charts of the Day, please contact Felix Richter
(felix.richter@statista.com).