same population

Here’s what the world would look like if every country had the same population

Maps are a great way to illustrate the world, but I’ve always been fascinated by maps that illustrate worlds that might have been. To me, redditor frayuk’s new map of the world divided into 200 countries with equal populations hits both of those bugs. It’s somewhat reminiscent of Neil Freeman’s plan to redraw the US states to be equal in population, but since frayuk’s map is global in scale, it’s less familiar.

Here’s the whole thing: