Mapping Software and GIS Glossary

DEFINITION

What is a Cartogram?

A cartogram is a map that is rehsaped to represent data such as population demographics, business data, or natural phenomena. In the map below, for example, the sizes of the states represent the total number of African Americans.

What is a cartogram/cartogram definition: A cartogram of African American population by state. States with a large African American population are shown larger than states with a small population.

A cartogram of African American population by state. States with a large African American population are shown larger than states with a small population.

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