‘Best in Show’, A Detailed Infographic Ranking 87 Different Dog Breeds Based on Desirability

Best In Show

Author and informational designer David McCandless (previously) has created, with the help of researcher Miriam Quick and artist Andrew Park, a fascinating infographic called “Best in Show” which uses plotted data to determine the desirability of 87 different dog breeds.

We examined data on intelligence, longevity, genetic ailments and other markers to create a “data-score” and then plotted it against public popularity of various breeds, according to the American Kennel Club.

This infographic and other data driven designs are available in David’s new book, Knowledge is Beautiful.

via Vox