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I have a large shapefile with one layer with several variables. The shapefile has US block groups that I'll use for analysis. However, as I want to use this for leaflet, I would like to create different layers/files for each state.
State Value1 Value2 Value3 ... NY x x x CO x x x NY x x x
Is there a way of grouping per state and generate a layer from that, that I can later save as a shapefile?
I know that I can do it one by one, by using the SQL query tool, but as I have 50 something states, plus different files, that would take me quite of a long time.