The Face of Seven Billion

As part of the National Geographic Magazine special "7 Billion" this visualization of the world's 7 billion population depicted by 7000 human figures, each representing a million people, was created. National Geographic investigated some of the numbers that characterize the human population, and visualize the face of the most "typical" person on the planet, together with information about the percentage of the population that speaks the "typical" languages, that has the "typical" nationalities, the "typical" religions, etc.


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