We never cease to be amazed at some of the numbers out there in our every day world. We so often take things for granted or are outright oblivious to the size of our world until things are brought into perspective when we hear about a number.

To that end, this website was created to shine a light on these numbers.

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87,000 Number of women killed worldwide in 2017 according to UN data. 50,000 by partners. 137 by a family member every day.
(Source:UN Data : Dated: Feb 2020)

2,550 Number of individuals determined to have been wrongfully convicted since 1989 and released from prison exonerated for the crime they were convicted for.
(Source:National Exoneration Registry : Dated: Feb 2020)

609 Number of allied ships sunk by german u-boats during WW11
(Source:National Geographic: Dated: Jan 2020)

6 Number of women being killed (termed 'femicde') every day (on average) in South Africa. ~75% perpetrators were identified as known partners to the women. 2016 number projected to current year. 6 women per day out of a total of 60 murders a day.
(Source:Africa Check : Dated: Jan 2020)

39,773 Number of people who were killed by guns in the United States in 2017
(Source:CDC Dec, 2018 : Dated: Dec 2019)

11,000 Number of train services in India
(Source:Smithsonian Channel: Dated: Nov 2019)

169 Number active volcanoes around the USA
(Source:USGS.GOV : Dated: Nov 2019)

1,500 Number of active volcanoes around the world
(Source:USGS.GOV : Dated: Nov 2019)

50 Number of dictators in the world as of 2019
(Source:Planet Rulers : Dated: Oct 2019)

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