The interactive infographic overview titled „Das Oktoberfest Heute“ [br-online.de] (designed for a separate pop-up window accessible here) was produced for the Bavarian Television website to reveal all sorts of statistical information surrounding the yearly Oktoberfest festival in Munich. For those who never heard about this drinking carnivale: the Oktoberfest is one of the most famous events in Germany and the world’s largest fair, with some 6 million people attending every year.
The shown statistical information ranges from the expected weather (cold), over the historical beer consumption (~1.643.204l), the used electricity (~2.960.000kWh) or the number of mass-fightings (38), to the total number of visitors from New Zealand (4). While designed in the German language, most information is self-explanatory. Try to click several times on some of the line graphs to reveal more detailed information.