Weekly Viz – The Great American Sex Drought

#MakeoverMonday Week 29 2019

This week data-set was from GSS Data Explorer and can be found on data.world.

Here’s the original visualization:

What’s good?

  • Perfectly scaled axis
  • Legible labels
  • Provides a good comparison between the three parameters at hand across the years

Here’s my perspective –

View the interactive visualization on my Tableau Public Profile

My main motive was to first attract the viewer my giving the essence of the dashboard at first glance. Next, I tried to summarize the change from 1989 to 2018 via a dumb-bell graph which clearly conveys the trend supported by the annotated relevant values.

I welcome suggestions – connect with me on twitter (@viraj155) to share your visualizations!


Weekly Viz – International Protection in EU+ : Overview

#MakeoverMonday Week 28 2019

Week 28 saw an interesting dataset on #MakeoverMonday – International Protection in EU+ Countries. The data set can be found here.

With the turmoil and unrest in the middle east – the statistics as regards the refugees being granted an asylum are staggering.

This is the original visualization –

What’s good?

The visualization tells a story of the countries where these refugees come from – It gives a brief overview of the no. of applications, the applications that were accepted, rejected or are pending.

However, the dataset attached does not have the data regarding the country of origin. This visualization lacks coherence with the data given.

Here’s my slant –  Continue reading Weekly Viz – International Protection in EU+ : Overview