- useR2012_Wieczorek.pdf: presentation slides, including links to other work in this area
Add.AK.DC.HI.exitbox.r: add Alaska, Hawaii, DC, and (optionally) an “exit” button to the
mapspackage’s state map of continental US
map.example.r: static choropleth map of poverty by US state
povmap.interactive.r: interactive map of poverty by US state, showing which states are significantly different from the selected state
- StatePovData.csv: US state poverty rate estimates for 2009 and their 90% confidence intervals, from the US Census Bureau’s Small Area Poverty and Income Estimates (SAIPE) program
These scripts are proofs-of-concept, not polished products. I look forward to improving them with all the other fantastic R packages I’ve learned about this week.
See also my post on the Tuesday tutorials, and my braindump on the rest of the conference.
This presentation and code are released to inform interested parties of ongoing research and to encourage discussion of work in progress. Any views expressed on statistical, methodological, technical, or operational issues are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the U.S. Census Bureau.
All data used to make these maps is publicly available at the Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE) website.