A thematic map is a type of map or chart especially designed to show a particular theme connected with a specific geographic area.

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Representing data on thematic map in only two colors in qgis

I am very new to qgis, and i am doing a project on representing child immunization on thematic maps. I want to represent the data which is even number in one color and odd number data in another ...
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How do you choose the classifications on choropleth maps?

I find myself more and more struggling over defining break points when displaying choropleth (aka thematic) maps to view by others. Does anyone have any suggested references that help guide, both how ...
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Tweaking some aspects of OpenLayers 3 output using QGIS2Web

I have made a thematic map in QGIS and exported it to OpenLayers 3 format using QGIS2Web plugin containing 4 layers. I need to tweak the following things if possible: I want to remove check boxes ...
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Dashes instead of “to” in mapinfo thematic legend

The thematic legends for ranges are automatically set to the word "to", for example "10 to 20" "20 to 30" etc. I need to write it with a dash instead: "10-20", "20-30". Can I change the default ...
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Creating thematic map where individual points are basically grid in MapInfo?

I want to plot a heat map which shows the different usage in different areas. But the thing is, in my original dataset, the data got truncated, which means that each point represents a small area ...
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Free tool to make choropleth map with administrative borders

I have a numeric table for some administrative division like county, state, province, oblast. Is there a free tool that I can supply with my table and get a choropleth map?
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Creating fishnet from thematic polygon data?

I need to create a regular grid containing attributes from other thematic data from ecological data. I am in effect creating a homogenous polygon raster and adding information from another dataset ...
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Creating disease risk map in QGis

I would like to create a risk map using RFE Data and Tiffs but now I realised that I actually have no idea how. I have dowloaded .Tiff(Region), .hdr and .bil(Rainfall/RFE) files from the USGS page, ...
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Thematic map using date field in ArcGis [duplicate]

I need to create a thematic map for time intervals (ex. 1/1/1920-31/12/1929). To every polygon coresponds a date (from a date field) and I need them to be coloured depending in which interval they ...
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Creating thematic map in ArcMap?

I want to create a thematic map in arcmap using the fields NAME and NOTES for 3 categories of polygons: where the name cell is null where the name cell is filled where the name cell is null, but it ...
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openlayers 2 coloring a polygon layer based on a database ( postgresql ) table that is different from the attribute table of the layer

i have trouble coloring the polygons in my layer based on the values in certain field in another table in my postgresql database that is different from the attribute table of the layer itself , is ...
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Overviews for thematic raster maps

I have a landuse raster map with integer classes (1:agricultura, 2:pasture, etc). I'm trying to publish it through GeoServer and I'd like to use image overviews to speed things up. I tried gdaladdo ...
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Represent Ternary Legend for IMG in ArcGIS Desktop?

I've got a composite image built up from Red Green and Blue composite colours. Each channel represents the differing concentration of a different variable in each location - with 0 being the lowest ...
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How to display raster attributes by default in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a 4-bit thematic raster image with a color map from white to dark blue (Figure 1). The values 1 - 6 represent tree canopy cover at various breakpoints. I also created a raster attribute table ...
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Displaying directional bandwidths in QGIS

I have a traffic model and want to display the results in QGIS. I have a shapefile for the road network and can easily annotate the flows onto this. However, I want to display the information as ...
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Creating a thematic map where individual values are displayed as colors and range values are displayed as shades of those colors

I am trying to create the following thematic map using Mapinfo professional: I have point data that is displayed as a grid. I need to create a thematic map where I show two fields - one representing ...
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QGIS Print Composer - Display Symbols for Empty Classes?

I am working on a map of mortality rates for several racial/ethnic groups and I have created custom classes to encompass the rates instead of the QGIS classes created through its various modes. This ...
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resampled thematic map accuracy

I've generated a map of ecoregions based on some environmental data using a semi-supervised classification where I combined a statistical clustering with random forests to generate my map. I created ...
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Custom range value and colour thematic in mapbasic

I'm working on a tool to help my work. I managed to make a thematic, but the range of values and colors appear automatically. Here is the code: Dim fRangeLimitsArray() As Float Dim ...
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PostGIS Unknown colormap keyword

I'm working with thematic maps with ST_ColorMap function smoothly until I try to create my own thematic map(colormap). WITH canvas AS ( SELECT ST_Raster( ...
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Appropriate reference system for small-scale mapping of the Middle East [duplicate]

I want to create a thematic map of the Middle East that displays certain historic places and regions on a small-scale map (between 1:6.000.0000 and 1:12.000.000). The map has to center the boundary ...
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Graphically depict statistical difference between thematic rasters

The graph shows a regression between two raster datasets with classified tree canopy cover: class 1 = 0-10%, class 2 = 10 - 20% ...class 6 = >60% (Figure 1, Figure 2). The spatial resolution for ...
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Thematics in Mapinfo - multiple intervals from same table?

I´ve got a table where I want to thematize intervals of values like between 0.1 - 1.0, 1.0 - 2.0 and etc., but I´m almost sure that´s not possible, whithout splitting up the table to multiple tables, ...
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How to create QGIS theme map?

I need to make theme map using diagrams like in MapInfo, can I do it in QGIS? Or can I create a surface using attributes?
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Different colours for touching lines on MapInfo?

I am creating maps for surveyors showing different sections of roads. The start and end points need to be clearly visible so I am using a Region IndValue thematic map. However, sometimes when an ...
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Thematic mapping [closed]

What is the best way to develop thematic maps? I would like to generate pie charts and fill polygons with different colors depending on a parameter value. I'm working with ExtJS 4.2 and OpenLayers.
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Flannery compensation in Leaflet JS

I'm creating a bubble map using Leaflet JS. Everything is working smoothly (LeafletJS is awesome!) but now I'd like to try flannery compensation on the bubbles. I can't find the math anywhere though. ...
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MapInfo Thematic mapping - line width based on a field

I want to apply thematic mapping to a layer in MapInfo with varying line thicknesses based on a float column. Is this possible?
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How to remove trailing zeros from QGIS Graduated Style Class labels?

I'm sure I've seen a solution to this before but now I can't find it. When using the graduated fill style in QGIS I get lots of trailing zeros in the labels. This makes my legends look messy in the ...
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How is a geographic heat map different from a colored statistical thematic map?

From Wikipedia, A heat map is a graphical representation of data where the individual values contained in a matrix are represented as colors. Apparently, a geographic heat map is only one ...
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How to automatically set polygons borders to improve map readability when rendering thematic maps?

When mapping an value as a color to render a thematic map the objects borders can alter the map readability a lot. For example in this thematic map of the US counties with black borders: There are a ...
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Map Info: Thematic Mapping Symbols part printing

I have produced a series of thematic maps for graduated housing figures, using a symbol which I customized, in three different tables displayed in a layout. This looks fine in the map window, ...
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Thematic map with points QGIS

I would like know how can I make a thematic map (soybean production) with density points. In this case the points are randomly plotted in a municipality area. Please, see an example in the image:
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Enable dynamic layer with Arcgis 10

I'm creating a flexviewer application (arcgis API for flex 3.4) with application builder. I'm new with flexviewer. I want to add thematic widget. I was able to add the widget. But when I want to run ...
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MapInfo Thematic Mapping - All other values?

Relatively quick question here, how do I go about adding a style for all other values using individual value thematic mapping? Thanks, Alan
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How to create an attractive choropleth map in R?

I've been experimenting with choropleth mapping techniques in R, having reaped the benefits of ggplot2 for creating beautiful graphs within a powerful data analysis package. When it comes to mapping ...
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How to Make a Thematic Map with ORACLE using MapXtreme?

I want to make a thematic map with Oracle source longitude and latitude values. I have made thematic maps with tab file source. Part of the code looks like this: ...
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Is it possible to automatically create categories with mapserver?

I have a mapfile connecting to a postgres/postgis database. To create a thematic map I can set a class item and a number of classes, for example: CLASSITEM "aantal" CLASS NAME "0" ...
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Retaining original thematic colors in a USA source shapefile [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding Layerfiles (.lyr) to Qgis New to QGIS and need a lot of help! I am using QGIS with MAC - I have downloaded a USA thematic map but when I open it in my system it ...
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Create new polygon layers from postcodes latitude & longitude

First at all, I want to say that I am geocoding enthusiastic but have no formal background on GIS. I'll do my best to use the right wording and make myself clear what I am striving for. Also the only ...
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How to find features with NULL values?

I have a layer to analyze and I want to create a thematic map with rule based feature. There is a strange behaviour. I want to find all objects with no data (NULL). All empty objects. The zero value ...
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How can GeoJson polygons be colored programmatically using OpenLayers?

I'm experimenting with dynamically setting the color values of a geojson polygon. In my geojson file, there is an attribute for each polygon called pop_den. I am trying to update the fillcolor of the ...
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Is dynamically generating Choropleth maps a solved problem?

I am trying to work out what mapping tools I would need to use to dynamically create Choropleth maps from our data. I am working on a project where the backend is a big database of statistics, and ...
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Which program that merges excel data onto shapefiles is easiest to use?

some options for merging looks like fusion tables, vizmaps, and these 2 http://mapbox.com/tilemill/docs/guides/joining-data/ ...
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How to layer statistics from Excel onto a map?

Would another free app or program be better and easier to do this than mapbox.com ? I simply want to layer census 2010 data by shading areas onto a map like on theatlanticcities.com/posts/map/ & ...
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Thematic maps on Non Spatial Data in MapGuide

I need to create the thematic map on a polygon layer. But the data is not available in the layer; I am using Postgres database for that. It means I need to create the themes on layer using non spatial ...
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Setting border-style to 'no pen' using QgsGraduatedSymbolRendererV2

I am developing a QGIS plugin that, after a series of inputs, will produce a thematic map using the QgsGraduatedSymbolRendererV2. Because the polygon are very small, the boarders make it such that ...
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Multi-Colored Polygon in Thematic Map

I have to make a thematic map with an attribute table with duplicated features but different attributes. See below: FEATURE ATTRIBUTE ------------------- 1 bl 1 gr 2 gr 2 ...