Knight Digital Media Center Multimedia Training

Tutorial: Build an Interactive Census Map

By Len De Groot

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Introduction

Creating an interactive census map is easy using the free geocommons map service. This video tutorial takes you through the process step-by-step. You will download map files from the U.S. Census Bureau Tiger Shapefile Library, download and edit population data from Bay Area Census and merge the two to make an interactive map that you can publish on your site.

 

A step-by-step text version will be posted here soon.

 

Geocommons Census Tutorial from kdmcinfo on Vimeo.

 

About this Tutorial

This tutorial was produced as a presentation for the Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and the Public Policy Institute of California.

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