If you are looking to name-check DataShine in a paper, then we now have the citation for you! Interactive mapping for large, open demographic data sets using familiar geographical features is our paper (authors Oliver O’Brien and James Cheshire), published in Journal of Maps, as open access, so you can read it right now. DOI: … Continue reading DataShine Papers!Continue reading »
DataShine Census has won the British Cartography Society’s Avenza Award for Electronic Mapping, for 2015. The glass trophy and certificate were presented to DataShine creator Oliver O’Brien at the award ceremony and gala dinner for the combined BCS/Society of Cartographers conference “Mapping Together” which took place in York, earlier this September. The prize was presented … Continue reading DataShine Wins the BCS Avenza Award for Electronic MappingContinue reading »
The latest web map in the DataShine website portfolio is DataShine Election, which shows results from the 2015 and 2010 UK General Elections.
You can view the interactive map or read more about it.
The labels that appear on the map add some context, and help you find out where you are, but we realise that sometimes these labels can be less than helpful, and can obscure the data. With this in mind, we have now added a “Labels” button, beside the “Buildings” button, at the bottom. Clicking this […]Continue reading »
A slideshow of maps showing the population change in England and Wales between 2001 and 2011 divided by gender and the age ranges 0 to 14, 15 to 29, 30 to 44, 45 to 64 and 65 and over.Continue reading »
Below are maps showing how the population change in London between 2001 and 2011 differs depending on the age range and gender. Swipe across each image to see how the male and female population change differs across London’s Boroughs. Here…Continue reading »
The simple answer to this is they never existed. The reduction seen across much of England and Wales in the population of the 30 to 44 age range between 2001 and 2011 is a consequence of the low birth rates…Continue reading »
Following on from my previous post I thought I would look at London in some more detail. In the ten years between 2001 and 2011 every borough’s population has increased – with the exception of Kensington and Chelsea. The breakdowns…Continue reading »
Today (16th July) at 11am the Office for National Statistics (ONS) released the first results from the 2011 Census in England and Wales. This included population data at the local authority level, rounded to the nearest hundred in 5 year…Continue reading »
A joint project has been set up between ONS and University College London to develop a new UK Output Area Classification, for which we are seeking your views and thoughts. The new Output Area Classification is planned to be created using 2011 Census …Continue reading »