25 Maps That Will Totally Change Your View Of The World

1. Big on hiking? This is the longest stretch on Earth that you can walk in a straight line.

1. Big on hiking? This is the longest stretch on Earth that you can walk in a straight line.

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It begins in Liberia and ends in China. Or, of course, the other way around. Your call, really.

It begins in Liberia and ends in China. Or, of course, the other way around. Your call, really.

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2. According to Pornhub statistics, the countries in blue search more for boobs and the countries in red search more for butts.

2. According to Pornhub statistics, the countries in blue search more for boobs and the countries in red search more for butts.

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3. Here are the countries with the most psychiatrists:

3. Here are the countries with the most psychiatrists:

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4. And every city in the world with a population over 100,000:

4. And every city in the world with a population over 100,000:

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5. Correspondingly, this map shows population density:

5. Correspondingly, this map shows population density:

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6. To put that in perspective, there are more people living within this circle than outside of it:

6. To put that in perspective, there are more people living within this circle than outside of it:

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7. Tons of varying opinions about sports out there, but most of the world seems to agree on soccer.

7. Tons of varying opinions about sports out there, but most of the world seems to agree on soccer.

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8. When do the young people of the world come of age sexually?

8. When do the young people of the world come of age sexually?

This map displays the legal age of consent for heterosexual sex in various countries. January, 2016

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9. The darker the blue on this map, the more legal same-sex marriage is. The darker the brown, the less legal it is.

9. The darker the blue on this map, the more legal same-sex marriage is. The darker the brown, the less legal it is.

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10. And this map shows where gay people claim to be the happiest:

10. And this map shows where gay people claim to be the happiest:

Based on the Gay Happiness Index, which combines factors such as behavior and opinion of the public towards homosexuals, as well as the satisfaction of gay residents.

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11. This point is called the “Pacific Pole of Inaccessibility.” It’s the spot on Earth that’s furthest away from any landmass.

11. This point is called the "Pacific Pole of Inaccessibility." It's the spot on Earth that's furthest away from any landmass.

12. Here’s a breakdown of the percentage of people who claim to have sex at least once a week:

12. Here's a breakdown of the percentage of people who claim to have sex at least once a week:

Gray-beige means that no data was available for those countries. 2009

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13. And here’s where the highest percentage of circumcised men live:

13. And here's where the highest percentage of circumcised men live:

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14. Where the most alcohol is drunk in the world:

14. Where the most alcohol is drunk in the world:

Data presented in liters. 2009

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15. And the breakdown of the types of alcohol that are most consumed by every country in the world:

15. And the breakdown of the types of alcohol that are most consumed by every country in the world:

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16. Here are all the active fires in the world in the month of August, 2016.

16. Here are all the active fires in the world in the month of August, 2016.

Reto Stockli, NASA’s Earth Observatory Team / Via neo.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov

17. In case you were wondering where the death penalty still exists:

17. In case you were wondering where the death penalty still exists:

Lcmortensen / Via de.wikipedia.org

18. Where do the countries of the world import the most from?

18. Where do the countries of the world import the most from?

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19. Where you’ll need which kind of plug:

19. Where you'll need which kind of plug:

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20. The few countries in the world that have hosted the Olympics:

20. The few countries in the world that have hosted the Olympics:

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21. And also the few countries in the world that don’t use the metric system:

21. And also the few countries in the world that don't use the metric system:

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22. Left-side driving (in blue) versus right-side driving (in red):

22. Left-side driving (in blue) versus right-side driving (in red):

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23. These are the prevailing religions in each country:

23. These are the prevailing religions in each country:

State: 2014

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24. The various camouflage patterns of the world:

24. The various camouflage patterns of the world:

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25. And most important of all, which countries have the most Metal bands:

25. And most important of all, which countries have the most Metal bands:

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