Demographic Foam: U.S. census in 2010

Demographic Foam: U.S. census in 2010

Foam can be seen in various places, from cream on top of Cappuccino to large‐scale structure of the Cosmos.

When you redraw U.S. county map, scaling the area of each county in proportion to its population while keeping adjacency, You can observe mixture of a few large megalopolis and many small counties in-between.

What dynamics lie behind these "Foam"s ?

 

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janwillem.tulp's picture

Very impressive!!

 
Posted May 16, 2011
 
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