The popularity of marriage varies greatly. Marriage rates are highest in
Middle Eastern and postcommunist countries.
Estonia and Belarus lead the former Soviet Union in the
development of information and communication technology.
From moral decline to immigration, these are the key issues people think are
the most concerning.
It's a controversial topic around the world: the corporal punishment of children.
As of November 2016, 51 countries had outright bans, while more than 140 others
allowed it in certain circumstances.
Which ex-Soviet states criminalize the burning of their flag?
Support for rapprochement with the West has reached by far the highest level
since relations soured over Russia's seizure of Crimea and subsequent sanctions.
Human capital is a term that refers to the education, skills, and talents of a
country’s labor force. This is how post-Soviet nations compare to best and worst.
An estimated 36.7 million people throughout the world are living with HIV today. In 2015, over 1 million died from AIDS-related complications.
Credit Suisse estimated the amount of wealth per adult citizen.
Casualties from land mines or similar explosive devices rose sharply in 2015 to the highest level in a decade. The figure is blamed on conflicts in Afghanistan, Libya, Syria, Ukraine, and Yemen.
Kazakhstan has the most traffic fatalities per capita in Europe and the former Soviet Union, while Norway’s roads are the safest. This map shows the number of traffic deaths per 100,000 people in a year.
"Authoritarian populism" has been used to describe the political views of European voters united by issues like opposition to immigration and globalization.