Cross-Country Inequality

For this visualization I decided to focus on the economic inequality within regions represented by the data. Highlighting each region with its own chart, one can see the dispersion of social equality or inequality within each region. I also chose…

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The Cost of War

This request for help with an interactive visualization built in d3 comes from Tim Hayes. This interactive visualization presents the thousands of U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq and Afghanistan between 2001 and 2014. The data came from the Washington Post’s…

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Trajectories of Obesity

This request comes from Joyce Lee at the University of Michigan. I published this paper long ago on trends in obesity over people’s lives. The images from that paper can be found in this PPT file (the data is embedded in…

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Causes of Death and Disability

Mike Freeman, from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, submitted this interactive visualization for feedback and advice. He is requesting comments on three specific areas (but, sorry, the data are not available): 1. Scales:…

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State Migration Flows

In late November, Chris Ingraham posted his interactive remake of a radial network diagram of state-level U.S. migration data. He’s asking the community for alternative approaches. Below is a sample of the text from the alternative on his bl.ocks page, but…

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