Welcome to my data cooking show. We’re going to serve up a starter of simple charts and graphs, moving on to the main of a chunky bit of raw data and finish with a sweet melange of fatal plane crash data. Like a cooking show, occasionally I will show you most of the steps but to do this in 10 minutes, I might occasionally pull something out of the oven and say, here is one that I made before. I am leaving out two really important steps. Finding the data and tidying it up – cleaning it.
An example from Flight Global’sDEWLine blog.
Let’s start with a current example: The US elections.
This data is from Gallup. They run
AOP Summit 2012: Cooking with data
Cooking with data:Fast and easy data analysis and visualisationKevin Anderson12 October 2012
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