Along the same lines as their NFL fan maps, Facebook had a closer look at March Madness fandom, based on likes for team pages. In the map below, each county is colored by the conference liked the most.
I call myself a statistician, because, well, I’m a statistics graduate student. However, the most important things I’ve learned are less formal, but have proven extremely useful when working/playing with data.
It’s always tough to pick my favorite visualization projects. Nevertheless, I gave it a go.
Watch the regional changes across the country from 1990 to 2016.