Global Migration: Different Visualization Methods

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These flows represent 75% of human migration from 2005-2010.
Data Research by the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital in Vienna
Interactive version on Quartz

Global Migration
From World Mapper. Country size on map represents relative immigration inflow.

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Author: Charles Joseph Minard

A Passion For Maps?

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If you want to get to know the world and if you have a passion for world maps, there are at least two important adresses where you can poke: One of them exists since february and comes from Google. Google invited some institutions to create maps founded on their map material. The results are collected in the Google Maps Gallery.

Another one is Map Porn, which is a collection of interesting maps with a big variety of subjects.

Fun with maps!