Pain at the Pump

This visualization ranks countries by gas prices, how much of a day's wage is needed to buy a gallon of gas, and how much income is spent on gas. Each country also has an editorial description of the political context and why gas prices might be so high (or low). Users can choose to see the data in gallons or liters, and switch been 50 different currencies.


Lisa Strausfeld, head of Visual Data
Hilla Katki, design director
Christopher Cannon, senior designer
Jeremy Diamond, interaction designer/prototyper
Kenton Powell, designer
Brenda Zysman, developer

Selected Awards & Press
Information is Beautiful Awards 2013
Business Insider
Global News
The Globe and Mail

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