Monday July 25, 2016

China Data Online is a comprehensive statistical resource which includes Census data, population data, economic data, industrial data and maps.

The China Data Center at the University of Michigan has just released a series of 2010 Census data products.

This database is available to Carleton University students, staff and faculty as it is a licensed product.

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

This item first appeared on the MADGICAL Web, September 28, 2016.

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Monday Jul 25, 2016  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share



Amnesty International in Brazil has mapped incidents of gun violence in Rio. The data used are crowdsourced. Getting official crime statistics is difficult, due to police corruption.

There have been already more than 570 gun fights in the city this year.

The Fogo Cruzado map allows anyone in Rio to report incidents of gun violence, whether carried out by gangs or by the police.

The map is only available in Portuguese.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Monday Jul 25, 2016  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Friday July 22, 2016



Canadian Geographic: On the Coast is an interactive map featuring Canadian locations that are mentioned in song lyrics.

The map is inspired by the On the Coast radio program.

Read more.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Friday Jul 22, 2016  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share