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Author: Mark Edwards

Method Behind The Mapness

In a separate post I shared what I’d learned in pulling together some maps and scatter plots on UK petition data, but I wanted to write a separate note on the method used.  It seemed like too much detail to go in there, but that there’s still value in publishing the approach to the problem, which I’ve laid out below. Data Sources All the petitions data came from the UK Petitions website Population figures came from this workbook, among the House Of Commons’ own Tableau Public profile. Constituency geography data came from this file from the tableaumapping.bi resource. Measures Signatures...

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