The last time when you saw a world map or atlas, you probably were in your high school. What are maps used for? Locate continents, countries, oceans etc? If you say yes, you are wrong! Maps are generally used to show a ton of useful information, which can be easily understood. Here are fifteen such maps that will change the way you see this world.
4.Country Sizes If They Were in Proportion with Their Population
Russia is the biggest country in the world. However, it will rank very low when comes to population. Bangladesh is a small country, but has more population than Russia. This illustrative map helps you understand what the size of a country would be like if it is in proportion with its population. Clearly, China and India occupied big space, and rest of the countries looks deflated.
5.Religions around the World
Maps are cool because they help you understand many things in a flash. Besides general idea, if you want to clearly know how religions are distributed around the world, you can check this map. It would probably take a minute or two to learn from this map, whereas you need to read a full page script to understand same.
6.This Map Will Answer That Curious Question
We all have this doubt! This map will help you in getting your question answered! This map will show you where you are likely to end up at the other side of the world when you dig a hole at the place you are now. There are many other interactive apps available on internet if you would like to try.