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January 19, 2015
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A cartogram is a map in which some thematic mapping variable – such as travel time, population, or Gross National Product – is substituted for land area or distance. The geometry or space of the map is distorted in order to convey the information of this alternate variable.

Interactive cartogram map of Olympic Medals, 1896–2008

Global Cartograms

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