A series of “American self-portrait” by Chris Jordan

Seattle’s photographer Chris Jordan is well known for  her provocative photographs of tracks made of garbage. His series “American Self-Portrait,” 2007-2009, shows the audience the magnitude of statistical data.  Expressed in simple figures, However may be it is not understood by common man.Chris Jordan expressed it more clearly. Take a look!

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32 thousand of Barbie dolls - A breast enlargement operation is performed in the U.S. every month.

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10 000 collars used in US every day, you can think the average number of dogs and cats.

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125 000 hundred dollar bills ($ 12.5 million) - this is the hourly cost of the U.S. war in Iraq in 2007.

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2.3 million prison uniforms -Held in U.S. prisons in 2005.

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29.596 pistols- which are used in the deaths happened in the U.S. in 2004.

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200 000 packs of cigarettes - As many Americans die from smoking in every six months.

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213 000 tablets of narcotic analgesic Vicodin.

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28 000 160-liter barrels of oil - lots of oil was consumed by the U.S.in every 2 minutes in 2008.

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3.6 million cap of the tire - so many SUVs were released in the U.S. in 2004.

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38,000 containers handled at U.S. ports in every 12 hours.

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11 000 pages of jet aircraft - No of commercial flight takes place in the U.S. in every 8 hours.

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One million plastic cups used on flights in the U.S. in every 6 hours.
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101 million toothpicks - Lots of wood is used in the U.S. to produce paper and wood products per year.

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1.14 million paper bags used by American supermarkets in every hour.

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60 000 plastic bags are used in the U.S. in every 5 seconds.

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106 000 aluminum cans of drinks consumed by American in every 30 seconds.

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2 million plastic bottles that Americans consume drinks in every five minutes.

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460 000 off cell phones "retire" every day in the U.S.





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