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Animated barplot and google map with R

January 13, 2017
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Animated barplot and google map with R

It might happen that you will need a animated graph of any kind. For purposes of plotting demographic data and changes through the years, Google Maps and plotting maps, merging and converting jpg files into a animated gif, sure will give a nice visualization effect. Here is a sample of changes over the time period … Continue...

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Mapping useRs

January 12, 2017
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Mapping useRs

Every year, hundreds of R programmers descend on a host city and spend three or four days sharing work, collaborating on projects and making new contacts - the useR! conference, this year held in Stanford, CA. useR! offers a wonderful opportunity to ...

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Plotting a map with ggplot2, color by tile

January 5, 2017
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Plotting a map with ggplot2, color by tile

Introduction Last week I was playing with creating maps using R and GGPLOT2. As I was learning I realized information about creating maps in ggplot is scattered over the internet. So here I combine all that knowledge. So if something is absolutel...

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Thematic Interactive Map

January 4, 2017
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Thematic Interactive Map

Last week all the rstatsosphere see the beautiful Timo Grossenbacher work. The last month, yep, the past year I’ve working on create maps easily with highcharter. When I saw this chart I took as challege to replicate this nice map in using...

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BelgiumMaps.StatBel: R package with Administrative boundaries of Belgium

January 4, 2017
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BelgiumMaps.StatBel: R package with Administrative boundaries of Belgium

We recently opened up the BelgiumMaps.StatBel package and made it available at https://github.com/bnosac/BelgiumMaps.StatBel. This R package contains maps with administrative boundaries (national, regions, provinces, districts, municipalities, statistical sectors, agglomerations (200m)) of Belgium extracted from Open Data at Statistics Belgium.  The package is a data-only package where maps of administrative zones in Belgium are...

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How to map your Google location history with R

December 29, 2016
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How to map your Google location history with R

It’s no secret that Google Big Brothers most of us. But at least they allow us to access quite a lot of the data they have collected on us. Among this is the Google location history. If you want to see a few ways how to quickly and easily visualize ...

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Combine choropleth data with raster maps using R

December 28, 2016
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Combine choropleth data with raster maps using R

Switzerland is a country with lots of mountains, and several large lakes. While the political subdivisions (called municipalities) cover the high mountains and lakes, nothing much of economic interest happens in these places. (Raclette and sailing are wonderful, but don't count for our purposes.) For this reason, the Swiss Federal Statistical Office publishes the boundaries of the "productive" parts...

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Reproducible Finance with R: A Shiny ETF Map

December 16, 2016
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by Jonathan Regenstein In a previous post, we built an R Notebook that laid the groundwork for a Shiny app that allows users to graph country ETFs by clicking on a world map. In today’s Fun Friday post, we’ll charge forth to build that app, again using a flexdashboard so that we can stay in

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Plotting GeoJSON polygons on a map with R

December 15, 2016
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In a previous post we plotted some points, retrieved from a public dataset in GeoJSON format, on top of a Google Map of the area surrounding Greenville, SC. In this post we plot some public data in GeoJSON format as well, but instead of particular points, we plot polygons. Polygons describe an area rather than a single point. As...

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interactive and styled middle earth map

December 14, 2016
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interactive and styled middle earth map

This is pure nerdism. There is a project to create a shapfile from a fictional world, the Middle Earth. The data is in this https://github.com/jvangeld/ME-GIS repository. The author of the r-chart.com web site made a ggplot version of this map ...

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