Gettin the popcorn out for this one Via @chartoftheday

Gettin the popcorn out for this one Via @chartoftheday
The 2020 elections, chaotic and marked by races “too close to call,” have nonetheless reaffirmed that, at least in Washington, the two parties now speak for markedly different segments of the U.S. economy.⁠⁠President Donald Trump carried 2,497 counties across the country that together generate 29% of the American economy, according to a new study by the Brookings Institution. President-elect Joe Biden won 477 counties that together generate 70% of U.S. GDP.⁠⁠Republicans represent a far greater number of smaller counties with less-educated, more-homogenous workforces that, on average, tend to rely on manufacturing, agriculture and mining. Democrats represent a smaller number of densely populated and diverse metropolitan counties fueled by service-oriented industries such as finance, professional services and software.⁠⁠Full details at the link in bio.⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠*⁠#economy #gdp #election #democrats #republicans #election2020 #biden #trump #cnbc #chartoftheday #dataviz #infographics #datavisualization #interesting #cool #instafacts #woah #picoftheday #amazing #factoftheday #map #maps #usa #america #us #unitedstates #politics #americanpolitics #debate #trump #biden #election2020

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