In Charts: Berlin

A collection of charts, graphs and maps exploring Berlin.

April 26, 2020

Modern Berlin is a vibrant and dynamic metropolis. And its history is rich, dramatic and visible everywhere.

From the Berlin Wall and Checkpoint Charlie to the Brandenburg Gate and the bullet-scarred Reichstag — exploring Berlin is a journey through European culture.


Compared to Tokyo, Paris and London, Berlin’s economic power is quite weak


The cost of living in Berlin

Berlin is one of the most affordable cities


How does Berlin’s art scene compare in size globally?

It’s a close second to New York


This is where Berlin’s artists live


How affordable is Berlin for students?


How many died trying to cross the Berlin Wall?

And how many made it?


How Berlin was divided


What are Europe’s most popular Christmas markets?

Berlin is on second place


How many people visit Berlin?


What cities are best for expat lifestyle and culture?

Berlin is on first place


How does Berlin’s area and population compare to Paris


How old is Berlin’s subway system compared to London and Paris

Berlin has the fifth oldest system in Europe


How is Berlin affected by coronavirus?

Infected = black | Died = red


Berlin’s population vs. its vehicles — just because…

How much space they would take up


Takeaways

A collection of charts, graphs and maps exploring Berlin.