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1 day ago

Share of households in Afghanistan that consist of one person only: 0.19% (For the sake of comparison, the same statistic in the USA is 27.45%, in Switzerland is 37.51%, and in Germany is 39.53%.) René Ammann


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1 week ago

Average decline in price when a residential property in Hong Kong is thought to be "haunted" by a former inhabitant who died from an accident, murder or suicide: 20% René Ammann


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2 weeks ago

Number of plastic-yarn wall panels crocheted by unemployed women to make cladding for a sustainable house in Africa: 558 René Ammann


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3 weeks ago

Distance that Vancouver House, a concave condo tower of 60 floors designed by BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group in Vancouver, British Columbia, René Ammann


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4 weeks ago

Weight of Ada, an artwork by Jenny Sabin that combines architecture and artificial intelligence to convert any source of data into color and light: 1,800 pounds (816 kilograms) René Ammann


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1 month ago

Share of the 200 cities with 100,000 or more people — such as Dhaka, Hong Kong, Kinshasa, and Minneapolis-St. Paul — tracked by the Urban Expansion Program at New York University... René Ammann


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1 month ago

Number of operas being composed for the opening ceremony of the Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza: 1 René Ammann


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Global number of people living in inadequate housing, most living in slums and informal settlements in cities: 1.6 billion René Ammann


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Number of villas the Saudi Arabian government will build for $633 million (€572 million) on a 2.4-square-mile (6.3 km2) area in the Taif region east of Mecca in the south of... René Ammann


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2 months ago

Estimated number of the 2.4 million eviction cases filed in the United States in 2016 (the latest data available via The Eviction Lab) that were completed: 900,000 René Ammann


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2 months ago

Share of land on Colombia's Pacific coast – 14.8 million acres, larger than Croatia – that has been communally owned since 1993 to benefit the region’s mainly Afro-Colombian residents: 60% René Ammann


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Share of government revenues in Hong Kong coming from land sales: 27% René Ammann


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Number of buildings in New York City that sit in flood zones and have a combined worth of $129 billion: 72,000 René Ammann


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on 7/15/19

Number of buildings by Frank Lloyd Wright added to the UNESCO World Heritage sites registry: 8 René Ammann


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on 7/8/19

Size of the triclinium (dining room) decorated with mosaics in Villa de Nohada, built for an as-yet-unknown owner in the fourth century in Roman Hispania in a hamlet of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain: 291 m2 (3,132 sf) René Ammann


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on 7/1/19

Value Apple Inc. lost the day it was revealed long-term chief designer Jony Ive — creator of such iconic products as the iMac, iPhone, and iPod — would be leaving to start his own company: $8.28 billion René Ammann


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on 6/24/19

Number of floors in a building at Rockefeller Center in New York City that will be converted into "high-end apartment-style suites" by Airbnb:... René Ammann


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on 6/17/19

Number of abandoned churches in the historic center of Naples, Italy, where more than 200 churches are found: 75 René Ammann


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on 6/10/19

Share of hires made by McKissack & McKissack, the oldest African-American-owned, female-run construction management firm in the United... René Ammann


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on 6/3/19

Amount of money the indigenous Yanacona community sold virtually all its land to the state of Peru for, in order to build a new international airport that may... René Ammann


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on 5/24/19

Number of the 1,648 brutalist masterpieces (or "concrete monsters") listed on #SOSBrutalism that are facing demolition: 171  René Ammann


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on 5/20/19

Amount a construction worker in the devastated Iraqi city of Mosul is paid per day: $12.50 (€11.20) René Ammann


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on 5/13/19

Price of a niche for an urn in a private columbarium "in the best position" in Hong Kong: €204,000 ($229,000)  René Ammann


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on 5/6/19

Estimated profit the U.S. developer Vornado will make on the sellout of the $3.4 billion limestone palace 220 Central Park South in Manhattan, designed by Robert A.M. Stern: $1 billion René Ammann


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on 4/29/19

Amount a Chinese blogger was fined for saying a Beijing office complex designed by Zaha Hadid Architects had bad feng shui: 200,000 yuan (€26,000) René Ammann


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on 4/19/19

Number of years the fabled Bauhaus school — founded 100 years ago this month by Walter Gropius — existed, having moved from the German city of Weimar to Dessau and finally to... René Ammann


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on 4/15/19

Height of the proposed Bestseller tower in Bandle, a small town of just 7,000 people in rural and flat Jutland, Denmark, what would become Western Europe’s tallest building and be... René Ammann


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on 4/7/19

Number of polluted or dead water bodies the Lake Revivers Collective, a citizens' initiative in the Indian mega-city of Bangalore, plans to rejuvenate by the year 2025: 45 René Ammann


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on 4/1/19

Number of earthquakes that 17 cliffside houses built on stilts by Richard Neutra and William S. Beckett in 1966 in Sherman Oak, California, have survived: 7 René Ammann


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on 3/25/19

Number of crash tests needed for the C_Two, the €1.7m ($1.9m) carbon-fiber electric sports car designed by Croatian company Rimac, which is producing only 150 units:... René Ammann


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on 3/15/19

Estimated time it will take to sell the roughly 8,600 luxury units available in Manhattan at the current selling rate: 6 years René Ammann


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on 3/11/19

Number of chicken finding a suitable home in a chicken coop in Erzincan, Turkey, designed by Istanbul's SO? Architecture&Ideas: 800 René Ammann


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on 3/4/19

Estimated housing deficit in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital and home to 21 million people: 3 million René Ammann


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on 2/25/19

Number of new buildings of around 10 stories being built near the Acropolis in Athens that have sparked protests (and a petition with more than 22,000 signees) over the René Ammann


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on 2/18/19

Years after Sam Shaw took the iconic "Flying Skirt" photograph of Marilyn Monroe in New York City that Japanese architect Koichi Takada unveiled his 63-story "Sky Tree" tower for Downtown Los Angeles René Ammann


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on 2/7/19

Number of city-owned vacant lots, some as narrow as 13 feet (4 m) wide with areas as small as 1,008 square feet (93.6 m2), the City of New York is looking to architects for ideas to create... René Ammann


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