Re: [R] Election Maps

From: hadley wickham <>
Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2008 09:02:13 -0600

On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 7:53 AM, Duncan Murdoch <> wrote:
> On 11/7/2008 8:31 AM, roger koenker wrote:
>> Those of you with an interest in the US election and/or
>> statistical graphics may find the maps at:
>> interesting.
> Nice stuff. Do you know if anyone has ported the cartogram code to R? I see
> a question on the list a couple of years ago
> but I don't see a positive answer...

The source code (in C) for this type of cartogram ("Diffusion-based method for producing density equalizing maps") is available from here:



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