Choropleth map

Learn how to create stunning and interactive choropleth maps with these top ideas. Visualize data and gain insights with this powerful mapping technique.
Choropleth Map | Data Viz Project

A Choropleth Map is a thematic map in which areas are shaded or patterned in proportion to the measurement of the statistical variable being displayed on the map, such as population density or per-capita income. The choropleth map provides an easy way to visualize how a measurement varies across a geographic area or it shows […]

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maria beltran
Maps, People, Geography, Choropleth Map, Map, Google, World Map, Percentage, Poverty

http://www.citylab.com/work/2011/12/americas-new-poverty-belt/677/ A Univariate choropleth map means that only one type of data is being examined and displayed on the map. This map, like many choropleth maps, uses varying values (or lightness/darkness of shading) of the hue (in this case blue) to differentiate between the different interval steps. We can see from this map that from 2006 to 2010, the states with the largest percentage of people living in poverty areas are in the…

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Christine Boyd