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Electoral-Vote Cartograph

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 2, 2008 @ 10:00 am In Data Analysis,Digital Media,Politics | Comments Disabled

Here is an interesting way to look at the electoral map:

The Cartograph version changes the states so their size is relative to population:
[1]
via electoral-vote.com [2]

By way of compariosn, here is the classic map. The states on this map are not vote-proportioned, they are geographically-based.
[3]
via electoral-vote.com [4]


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[1] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/cartograph-ev.png

[2] electoral-vote.com: http://www.electoral-vote.com/evp2008/Pres/Carto/Nov01-c.html

[3] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/electoral-vote.png

[4] electoral-vote.com: http://www.electoral-vote.com/

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