November 28th, 2023
The best of last week’s big and small data visualizations
Welcome back to the 112th edition of Data Vis Dispatch! Every week, we’ll be publishing a collection of the best small and large data visualizations we find, especially from news organizations — to celebrate data journalism, data visualization, simple charts, elaborate maps, and their creators.
The Dispatch will go on a break next week for German Unity Day, so take your time with this one — recurring topics include air pollution, local census data, and UAW strikes.
In the U.S., the United Auto Workers strike has expanded to 41 worksites in its second week:
In fact we saw lots of charts on economic topics in general, especially related to labor issues and interest rates:
The climate topics of the week were air pollution and wildfire:
And we also saw charts and maps on the full range of possible climate solutions and non-solutions:
Two great stories this week used census data to look at local population trends:
There were maps on the progress of Ukraine’s counteroffensive and on the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh:
And on guns and gun violence in America:
Other charts looked at everything from undecided voters to the 2023 Asian Games:
Finally, maps on corporate networking and Indian metro systems:
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