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  • 1. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Total Place Maps
  • 2. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Total Place Maps • With our unique ‘Total Place’ Maps you can display - on a single map - everything you need to know about a place and its customers/communities. • The maps allow the simultaneous display of three different layers of data – a base layer, a thematic layer and a cosmetic layer. All layers can be displayed simultaneously, at varying levels of transparency. • The maps are easy to create and can be used interactively, to inform a wide range of research and marketing activities.
  • 3. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Other applications Select spatial level Zoom to region, sub- region or district Display information associated with buildings or sites by clicking on point Display one or more indicators and adjust transparency using sliding scale Display OAC classification Display boundary files Display building or site data Copy and save map Print map Download data Metadata Control transparency of base map using sliding scale Click on data points to display associated information Map comprises base layer, thematic layer and cosmetic layer Select indicator(s)
  • 4. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Three layers of data Base layer • We use Open Street maps to display settlements, roads and infrastructure. Thematic layer • We provide access to over 1,000 socio-economic and environmental indicators, at a range of spatial levels Cosmetic layer • Users can add their own cosmetic data (e.g. buildings, sites and service centres) - for which supporting information can also be displayed. Layers can be viewed individually or in combinations, with levels of transparency controlled by the user.
  • 5. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Key features • Access to a wide range of data for analysing the economic and social and environmental data • We also provide access to the OAC geodemographic classification, for understanding citizens, customers and communities • Data displayed at a range of spatial levels, from regions to neighbourhoods • Subscribers can include their own point (e.g. buildings) and polygon (e.g. sites) data, together with associated information • The site is easy-to-use, allowing users to interact with the maps and generate high-impact outputs • Transparency of layers can be adjusted, ensuring simultaneous display of three different map layers
  • 6. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Total Place Maps
  • 7. © 2012 Grant Thornton UK LLP. All rights reserved. Applications • Asset Management: display the location of publicly owned and land and property assets, in relation to socioeconomic • characteristics of local customers/communities • Health and well-being: display the location of hospitals, GP surgeries etc in relation to local health condition • Planning: underpin Local Development Frameworks by showing Green Belt, Green Space, Development Sites etc • in relation to the characteristics of local communities. • Economic Development: show the location of businesses, business parks and development sites in relation to transport infrastructure and key local economic indicators (e.g. unemployment) • Education: map GCSE performance and other indicators, together with the location of schools and catchment areas