Do you know how to do this kind of map by R?


#1

Here is the link from CDC

Need to create a map like this one label the state and different color filling the location based on the various data. Any help will be much appreciated! Thank you.


#2

It's called a choropleth map and you can definitely make one in R. Probably easiest using the chroroplethr package, though can be done without as well. Check out this tutorial, for example:

Here's another:
http://www.bargava.com/Intro-to-Choropleth-using-R/


#3

@mara Thank you so much! I will take a look.


#4

There is also a good discussion in Chapter 7 of Kieran Healy's Data Visualization: A Practical Introduction