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Where We Donate vs. Diseases That Kill Us


where we donate vs diseases that kill us Infographic Shows The Differences Between The Diseases We Donate To, And The Diseases That Kill Us - Imgur

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This was submitted a while ago and got ripped apart for (in part):

  • Only showing how much the largest single even/donation raised, not the total actually spent
  • Using circles' areas which humans are really bad as estimating making it misleading
  • not pulling out research spending and treatment or hospice spending
  • making no allowance for the differences between easily preventable diseases (Heart and Pulmonary diseases, type 2 diabetes etc)

Source:

http://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit/comments/2ff2yj/infographic_shows_the_differences_between_the/

Ah, someone had a point to make...

As is true for most infographics. Still useful for making me think. 

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