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    32 Maps Which Will Change How You See Europe

    Regarding the last one: What the hell, Spain?

    1. A map of the most popular first names in Europe.

    2. A map of the most popular surnames in Europe.

    3. And the most popular work-related surnames.

    4. A map of the population density in Europe.

    5. A map of homicide rates in Europe, with homicide rates in the US for comparison.

    6. A map showing the areas where the Neanderthals lived.

    7. A map showing the spread of the Roman empire.

    8. A map of the empire of Attila the Hun, at the time of his death in 453AD.

    9. A map of Europe in 1097 AD, the time of the First Crusade.

    10. What the Ottoman Empire thought Europe looked like in 1513 AD, overlaid on what it actually looks like.

    11. A map of Europe in 1812, at the height of the Napoleonic wars.

    12. A map showing Europe at the height of the Nazi Reich, 1941-42.

    13. A map showing the average annual hours of sunshine in Europe.

    14. A map showing the average annual rainfall in Europe.

    15. A map showing the percentage of young European adults living with their parents.

    16. A map showing the prevalence of blue eyes in Europe.

    17. A map showing the prevalence of red hair in Europe.

    18. A map showing the prevalence of blond hair in Europe.

    19. The percentage of the population of each country which can hold a conversation in English.

    20. How Europe might look if it were divided into sections of equal population.

    21. A map showing average IQ by country.

    22. A map showing life expectancy in Europe.

    23. A map showing the legality of corporal punishment in Europe – and, for comparison, the USA.

    24. A map showing how many beers you can buy on the monthly average minimum wage around Europe.

    25. A map showing the number of vegetarian restaurants per million people around Europe.

    26. A map showing the number of internet users per 100 people across Europe.

    27. A map showing how happy people say they are across Europe.

    28. A map showing the prevalence of belief in God across Europe…

    29. …and a map showing the prevalence of a lack of such a belief.

    30. A map showing the percentage of pregnancies which are aborted across Europe.

    31. A map of how Europe might look if the world's ice caps melted.

    32. A map showing the age of consent across Europe.