More cartograms of New Zealand census data (district and city level)!

At a glance:

Shapefiles for cartogram by New Zealand Territorial Authority (ie District or City), with area proportional to population in 2013, have been added to the nzcensus package on GitHub.

25 Apr 2017

Just a short note to say that I’ve finished creating an experimental map of New Zealand by the 66 Territorial Authorities (districts and cities), with area expanded or shrunk to be proportional to population at the 2013 census. This is in addition to the 16 Regional Council divisions I blogged about a couple of days ago. It’s available in the nzcensus R package.

So some static plots:

And an enhanced Shiny web-app:

Code for producing the static images:

Also available for the Shiny app:

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