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Zzzzzzzzzzz. I guess some TE author was desperate to make deadline with some article about New Year's Day. It was so boring even the spammers only posted their usual drivel once in the comments.
What graphics software does the economist use?
Hmm, and how many people observe our New Year. China celebrates New Year on Feb. 18, so you should take them out of this graph.