Questions tagged [choropleth]

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.

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How to create a saved, consistently available value/color key when styling a choropleth map in QGIS?

I've created a simple choropleth map representing birthplace data for the US, by PUMAs, for a particular shapefile (e.g., the layer shapefile_1): I've categorized the value for each of the PUMAs ...
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Mapbox choropleth map without the in-between colors?

I am new to Mapbox and love the simplicity of creating choropleth maps with stops, and while I prefer the way Mapbox colors each polygon relative to where the value falls between stops by blending the ...
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Python - Issue to create choropleth map based on GeoJSON file: AttributeError

I'm trying to build a choropleth map, I cannot figure out why I get this error: AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'get' Here is my code: station_nb is a dataframe with values ...
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How to visualize choropleth with temporal component in browser

I have a vector dataset with monthly water risk data per river basin. The data is available for each month (January - December) and I would like to visualize this in a browser. The geometries are ...
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Conditional graduated styling in QGIS [closed]

I want to make a choropleth map from Census data, where my table structure is similar to the below, but I want to create a graduated style for the population based on a particular Country of birth (e....
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Missing values for Choropleth Map in QGIS

I am creating a Poverty Choropleth from a vector file using polygons to represent each county in the United States. I joined the poverty Excel file with a text file to convert the poverty column from ...
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Merge shapefile data within the same spatialpolygonsdataframe in R, when not all data have the merge column populated?

I have a 156Mb shapefile of New Zealand polygons down to the individual suburb level. There are 7,369 polygons. Each polygon has a unique ID (1...7369) in an ID column. There is a Suburb column ...
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Plotting GeoJSON or a shapefile as a choropleth interactive map

I need some help to complete the following code to display choropleth interactive map by clicking on a button. # Plotting the shapefile observeEvent(input$shape, { p1=leafletProxy("gridmap") %>%...
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Building choropleth map using D3.js? [closed]

I want to build a Choropleth map, from a specific region (in my case Portugal) with D3.JS and while searching for tutorials and support, I have found this website. Following the procedure, I have ...
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Choropleth boundary colour change in QGIS?

How do you change the colour of the boundaries between areas on a choropleth map in QGIS 2.18 Mac version?
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Highlighting map areas through map legend using Leaflet?

I would like to highlight different areas on a choropleth map when the mouse over the legend using Leaflet, but my code is not working: <head> <meta charset="UTF-8" /> <meta ...
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Making 3D choropleth map in QGIS 3 with native tools?

This is similar to this question Is it possible to draw a 3D Choropleth Map in ArcGIS?, but I just wanted to know if the same could be done with the new release of QGIS 3 without the use of the ...
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Choropleth map from voronoi map from a set of coordinates (d3+leaflet)

I have a csv file with a set of coordinates with the following structure: id,name,latitude,longitude (24 values). Those 24 points represent coordinates in a city. I would like to get a voronoi map ...
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Making animated choropleth with ArcGIS Pro

I want to make an animation that shows the changes in state shape and state population every ten years. My state data is all in one large feature class. I have a polygon for each state every ten years,...
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Making a choropleth in D3 by intersecting a MultiPolygon and a Point GeoJSON

I am trying to generate a choropleth map showing crimes per neighborhoods: I have a layer showing the neighborhood boundaries of the city of San Francisco, and point data showing incidences of crime ...
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Table Join only returns first record from CSV table in QGIS 3.0.3

I have a .csv file that contains instances of hospitalization with diagnosis codes and zip codes and I want to join it to the corresponding polygons in the TIGER 2017 zcta510 shapefile. Every time I ...
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How to fill the color in choropleth map in absolute value?

Problem I am planning to publish an article about 'how many votes are counted in each region' every one hour after the June election in Korea is over at 6 p.m. So at 7 p.m., at 8 p.m., at 9 p.m.,...
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How to define boundary numbers without decimal points - Geopandas

Problem The numbers in a legend has the decimal points (eg. 0.00-4.80 at the top of the legend box), when I want them to be integers without decimal points. All I care is that the boundary values are ...
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Creating choropleth map using OpenLayers?

Is there any way to generate a chloropleth map using OpenLayers 3? The map will contain static data that is stocked in a JSON variable. The map will be published like the picture below:
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Field values missing from quantity symbology options in ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap. I joined table data to the latest TIGERLine tract shapefile for my county and exported the data. When I attempt to create a choropleth/thematic map, many of the fields in the ...
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When joining tables, style of vector layer can't find new column in QGIS

When I joined a csv file with the attribute table of my vector label everything's cool. Now, when I open the attribute table of the vector layer I can see that I successfully added the new designated ...
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Getting selected column/field for graduated color via expression or other routine in QGIS?

I have choropleth map with graduated colors. The column - the field name - that I choose to define the classes and the colors is important for my work on the maps. Is there a method to make it visible ...
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Labeling Counties in R Choroplethr

I am trying to label counties using choroplethr. Some posts on the topic exist but do not detail sufficiently how this is done. My reproducible example/code follows. How would I change my code so ...
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Clustered choropleth map using CARTO?

I have a set of field measurements for a bird species (pitch of its song) along with coordinates for each measurement. The default choropleth style in CARTO works perfectly for showing how the pitch ...
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Choropleth with classification from multiple columns in QGIS?

I want to create a small multiple graph, which is something like this or this. I know that I can create a choropleth by using the styles panel: Basically, I pick a column attribute, choose the ...
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Normalizing election voter data for choropleth?

I would like to create a choropleth that shows eligible voters per constituency. This data is in raw count. How do I normalize the data in this case? My intention is to show the difference in ...
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QGIS Create Map for Each Attribute using Python

I'm new to GIS and QGIS. I've looked through several of the related questions including here and here, but can't figure out a simple way to automate creating choropleths for each attribute in a ...
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Automating QGIS Choropleth Maps Using PyQgis

I have maps (shapefiles - vector layers) of several states' school districts, appended to a federal dataset containing the same variables for each state's districts (in the attribute table). I want to ...
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Standardizing number of jobs and sales per state for choropleth map?

I want to show the change in jobs and sales per state from 2006 to 2015. Since I will be making a choropleth map, does this mean that I need to normalize the job and sales numbers before I make the ...
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Use of US Census data to plot house value range

The house value data from the US Census Bureau is provided as a table differentiating areas into census tracts. My understanding is that they categorize each tract into quantities of homes fitting ...
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How to determine the appropriate classification type in a graduated style choropleth map?

I have to provide choropleth maps for for Energy savings, Emission savings, Cost Savings related to different administrative boundaries such as provinces and states, but I don't know which ...
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Count points in polygon by attribute column for making choropleth

I have a point shapefile of complaints for NYC. I also have a polygon shapefile of community district boundaries with an attribute column for the community district number. Is it possible to count ...
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Reduce space in between subplots containing choropleth maps

(I posted this on Stackoverflow, but thought this may be a better venue) I am trying to generate a figure containing six choropleth maps in R. Currently my code looks something like this: library(...
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Mapping/visualising data with Long Tail?

I work with a dataset that gathers stats from all across a city. Each datapoint is of interest and worth visualising to our users, but there are a few parts of the city that significantly deviate from ...
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Which classification method to use when comparing two maps?

I'm making two maps of world population density. The two are using different projections, so each country's population density is a bit different in the two maps. Which classification method should ...
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How to import someone else's toolbox?

I'm trying to use a toolbox created by someone at Esri to help with the creation of bivariate choropleth maps. I'm not sure, though, how to import the toolbox and the other files so that I can use ...
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Deciding on classification method and number of classes for mean temperature

I'm trying to decide on the classification method: natural breaks, equal interval, quantiles, or manual and the number of classes for a map showing the mean temperature of places in Canada. The ...
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Choropleth plotting boundaries in gray

I'm using R and am trying to create a choropleth map using GISTools. My code is like: choropleth(us_state, us_state$smallbiz1998, shades) plot(us_interstate, add = TRUE) us_state is a map of US ...
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Using Google Maps image as layer with Matplotlib Basemap?

I have produced a heat map of assaults in Sydney by suburb. However, my map looks a bit plain and I'd like to do something fancier - I'd like to use a Google Maps image as a background layer - I haven'...
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MapBox GL API: Add 'property' to 'source' to update map feature colors with dynamic data

SUMMARY: I need to color code lines based on information not attached to the dataset in the style. How do I do this? Below is a suggested path, but apparently it may be the wrong direction to solve ...
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Choropleth map with GeoPandas and Folium error

I am trying to generate a leaflet Choropleth map as in https://pypi.python.org/pypi/folium. I am importing a shapefile as a geoDataframe which later on I am converting to a json file that I can ...
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Animating quantitative values in Carto Torque Cat?

In Carto (CartoDB), is it possible to change the category classifications in “Torque Cat” to be qualitative instead of categorical, as you would have in the “Choropleth” map? Both the values and the ...
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Custom cuts using R and `choropleth` in package `GISTools`

I am plotting some data on a shapefile using R and choropleth in packageGISTools I would like to modify my code below in order to assign custom breaks. Using the World Borders Dataset, download from: ...
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R/ggplot2 adding an additional line/polygon to a choropleth map

I have a choropleth map that represents the number of states being affected by a storm event. This is shown in the image below. I want to lay a transparent line or polygon over these states to ...
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Using timeslider in QGIS to show census data per year?

I have several shapefiles with the same geographic extend (in my case: Berlin and all its administrative subareas) and statistical (census) attribute data for every subarea displayed trough a ...
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Create Choropleth Style Map in CartoDB programmatically

I am trying to create a choropleth map for a school project I am working on. Based off user input, I will create a csv file that I will then upload to CartoDB using their Import API. By setting the ...
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Add Links to Leaflet Choropleth Map

I'm making a choropleth map based on this example I would like to add links to the map, so that when a user clicks on a state they will be taken to a specific page. For example, a user clicks on ...
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Decreasing distance between legend's items in R?

I'm trying to create correct choropleth() map in R using GISTools package. I use choro.legend() to display my legend. However I can't create either correct legend placement, AND/OR I don't understand ...
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How to create a choropleth map from a very Large geojson using Openlayers?

I am trying to create a choropleth map using OpenLayers 2 api from a Geojson file that has a size of about 229 mb. I have used the mapshaper tool to simplify the polyogns in this json to about 19 mb. ...
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Leaflet Choropleth Map

I'm trying to create a choropleth map using leaflet. When running the code below the map just comes up with each county being the same color. How do I get each county to be colored based on the data ...