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U.S. VC activity by stage & quarter: deal value & number closed (2006 - 2016)

Thursday, January 12, 2017


real plus-minus of NBA players making at least $20 million

Tuesday, January 10, 2017


Worldwide M&A target industry by percent of total value (2016)


percentage of GDP compared with life expectancy by country (2013)

Thursday, January 5, 2017


most watched TV channels by average household income (2016)

Tuesday, January 3, 2017


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U.S. self storage industry (1993 - 2016)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016


value captured from data & analytics by sector (2016)

Monday, December 12, 2016


new U.S. housing construction (2007 - 2016)

Friday, December 9, 2016


S&P Case-Shiller National Home Price Index (2005 - 2015)

Wednesday, November 30, 2016


aggregate HCAHPS top box scores of all hospitals by domain (2009 - 2016)

Wednesday, November 23, 2016


U.S. perception as united or divided on most important values (1994 - 2016)

Monday, November 21, 2016


average annual global temperatures (1880 - 2016)

Thursday, November 3, 2016


hype cycle for the Internet of Things (2016)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016


U.S. outstanding student loan debt by quarter (2003 - 2016)


hacking and data breaches affecting health care records of 500+ people (2009 - 2015)

Monday, October 31, 2016


food & clothing spending as a percentage of consumption (1960 - 2014)

Friday, October 28, 2016


Chile GDP vs Latin America minus Cuba (1950 - 2010), #7 in the world ranking of economic freedom.

Saturday, October 22, 2016


percentage of companies by industry planning to adopt artificial intelligence

Monday, October 17, 2016


top 15 mobile apps by unique visitors (July 2016)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016


use of the word "uncertainty" in Fed minutes by month (January 2013 - June 2016)

Wednesday, July 6, 2016


employer health spending components (2007 vs. 2017E)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016


primary and secondary ticket markets (2015 - 2020E)

Thursday, June 23, 2016


top wearable devices by product type (2015-2016 & 2020E)

Friday, June 17, 2016


U.S. retail sale: grocery stores vs. eating & drinking establishments (1994 - 2016)

Tuesday, June 14, 2016


customer satisfaction by airline carrier (2016)

Tuesday, May 24, 2016


10 medical conditions with the highest estimated spending (2013)

Wednesday, May 18, 2016


distribution of unemployment by reason (2000 - 2016)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016


average & median salaries at universities by job title


Silicon Valley / Bay Area's share of U.S. venture capital investment (1995 - 2015)


percent change in car sales by type (2015 - 2016)


leading causes of death in the United States


U.S. oil and gas extraction jobs, in thousands (1975 - 2015)




number of unemployed persons per job opening (January 2006 - January 2016)


worldwide paid subscribers of music streaming services by platform

Friday, April 29, 2016


U.S. public health expenditures in % per capita & as % of national expenditure (1960 - 2023)

Thursday, April 28, 2016


new product introduction in consumer goods: food & beverage vs. non-food (1964 - 2015)


cost of solar power from in $/watt (1977 - 2013)


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number of 100-year old people in the U.S. (1990 - 2050)


number of traffic fatalities in the U.S. (1921 - 2014)


average hours per week spent on laundry (1920 - 2010)


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number of acquisitions that U.S. executives will initiate (2015 & 2016)

Monday, April 11, 2016


mobile user engagement by social media platform (Q4 2015)


number of financing rounds raised by startups by quarter (2011 - 2016)


underemployment rate (January 1990 - December 2015)


percent of users who can stream music streaming in car by service


preferred news sources of online consumers worldwide


timeline of human accomplishments (9000 BC - 2000)



number of 16-year-old drivers in the U.S. (2007 - 2014)



most prevalent chronic conditions in adults ages 18 and over (2010)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016


Internet of Things adoption by country

Monday, March 28, 2016


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