[R] cartograms in R?

From: Dan Kelley <Dan.Kelley_at_dal.ca>
Date: Sun 28 May 2006 - 22:38:07 EST


Q: Has anyone implemented cartograms [**] in R? A search on the R site turned up

        https://stat.ethz.ch/pipermail/r-sig-geo/2005-December/000698.html which led to

        http://www.okada.jp.org/RWiki/index.php?cmd=read&page=Rmap%A4%F2%BB% C8%A4%C3%A4%BF%C3%CF%BF%DE%C9%BD%BC%A8&word=Rmap#content_1_35

which has (one form of) a cartogram as a PNG, but which doesn't seem to have code. (The site is in Japanese, so I can't be sure on the code availability.)

Dan E. Kelley, Assoc. Prof.		phone:(902)494-1694
Dept. Oceanography				fax:(902)494-2885
Dalhousie University				mailto:Dan.Kelley@Dal.CA
Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4J1   	http://www.phys.ocean.dal.ca/~kelley/ 
Kelley_Dan.html

R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help PLEASE do read the posting guide! http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html Received on Sun May 28 22:44:26 2006

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.1.8, at Mon 29 May 2006 - 02:10:38 EST.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.