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I am trying to create a chloropleth map with Leaflet.

I have an Excel spreadsheet with different columns such as "Project Name", "Project Description", "State" and "Province".

Is there a way to load the data from the Excel spreadsheet into a chloropleth map and have the details for each project display in a popup over each state/province?

I have tried using Leaflet before but I couldn't get the functionality out of it. I have also used ArcGIS which worked pretty well, but I cannot use it due to money constraints.

  • Welcome to Geographic Information Systems. Please visit the tour to learn about how to ask questions which will get good answers. Please edit your question to include what you've tried, where you're stuck, etc. – Fezter Jul 5 '17 at 2:59
  • You could try out qgis which is free and open source and similar in functionality to arcgis - i.e. desktop GIS vs slippy webmap. – RoperMaps Jul 5 '17 at 12:11
  • Mapbox is also a good option - link – NettaB Jul 5 '17 at 14:33
  • I agree if money is a constraint and you need this as static map you can use QGIS, otherwise try out some of the tutorials from Leaflet and to assist you there is a choropleth map plugin. – Diffusion_net Jul 9 '17 at 6:55

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