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« Reply #1325 on: February 27, 2008, 10:38:05 am »

You got it! Smiley

The darker the shade, the greater the population density in that state, while green states are above the national average and yellow states are below.

My source was this Wikipedia page, which places Texas below the national average.
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« Reply #1326 on: February 27, 2008, 05:18:13 pm »

We used slightly different sources - mine was the wikipedia list of population by state and the wikipedia list of land area by state. The population list is obviously the different one, I think it was a 2006 estimate, rather than the 2000 census actual figures.
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« Reply #1327 on: February 28, 2008, 01:11:56 am »



What's this depict?
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« Reply #1328 on: February 28, 2008, 02:11:17 pm »



What's this depict?

green=tolerant
red=homophobic
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« Reply #1329 on: February 28, 2008, 06:23:51 pm »

green=tolerant
red=homophobic

Possibly it does, but that's not what I was charting.
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« Reply #1330 on: February 28, 2008, 06:45:49 pm »

green=tolerant
red=homophobic

Possibly it does, but that's not what I was charting.

You're right. Utah's not a tolerant state at all...
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« Reply #1331 on: February 29, 2008, 10:25:35 am »

Could we get a hint, Smid?  Smiley
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« Reply #1332 on: March 01, 2008, 08:45:12 am »

It's demographic data - but not population. For example, it could be proportion of the population with a college degree (it's not, but it's that sort of a thing - demographic, rather than political, but not relating to population growth, etc).
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« Reply #1333 on: March 06, 2008, 12:29:28 am »

A further hint...

It's a statistic that your Commerce Department is more likely to compile...
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« Reply #1334 on: March 06, 2008, 09:50:24 pm »


It's a statistic that your Commerce Department is more likely to compile...

Wait...

Is it state median household income?
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« Reply #1335 on: March 06, 2008, 11:53:42 pm »

It is indeed!

Something that I found particularly interesting is how the rankings for State Median Household Income differ from State Median Personal Income. DC rises quite considerably on the second rating, compared with being just under the average in the first.
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« Reply #1336 on: March 08, 2008, 12:04:49 am »

Ignore the colors:

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« Reply #1337 on: March 09, 2008, 01:17:20 pm »



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« Reply #1338 on: March 09, 2008, 01:42:39 pm »

The first map is mine: 1972 with a uniform 10% swing to McGovern. The sceond one is 1964 with a uniform 10% swing to Goldwater.
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« Reply #1339 on: March 10, 2008, 02:02:18 pm »

Ignore the colors:



Is it Atlasia-related?
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« Reply #1340 on: March 10, 2008, 02:28:06 pm »

Ignore the colors:



Is it Atlasia-related?

It is not.
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« Reply #1341 on: March 10, 2008, 06:19:10 pm »

Is it political?
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« Reply #1342 on: March 11, 2008, 03:12:30 pm »

Yes, it is.
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« Reply #1343 on: March 13, 2008, 07:27:11 pm »

I'd been thinking it was how many House Committee Chairs came from each state, but I think that's incorrect?

For a hint: Is it Congressional?
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« Reply #1344 on: March 14, 2008, 03:15:58 pm »

It is Congressional.
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« Reply #1345 on: March 14, 2008, 04:14:19 pm »

I believe Smid is correct; it's the current number of House committee chairpersons to come from each state.
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« Reply #1346 on: March 15, 2008, 05:57:27 pm »

I believe Smid is correct; it's the current number of House committee chairpersons to come from each state.

Correct.
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« Reply #1347 on: March 17, 2008, 12:36:39 pm »

Colors and numbers matter; Maine should be 61, and Nebraska should be 62
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« Reply #1348 on: March 17, 2008, 05:18:31 pm »

I've got a feeling it's the one I was going to do next. I'll do some research first, though, because if it's not, I'll keep it up my sleave to use myself shortly...
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« Reply #1349 on: March 17, 2008, 06:41:47 pm »

Looks like it isn't what I was planning on popping up, so I won't guess it...

A hint? Is it political?
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