Ben Schmidt uses deep scatterplots to visualize millions of data points. It’s a combination of algorithm-based display and hiding of points as you zoom in and out like you might an interactive map. Schmidt describes the process and made the code available on GitHub.
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A Day in the Life of Americans
I wanted to see how daily patterns emerge at the individual level and how a person’s entire day plays out. So I simulated 1,000 of them.
Who spends the most years in retirement?
Early retirement. That’s what most people want, unless you’re lucky …
Income in Each State, Adjusted for Cost of Living
A dollar might not buy you as much in one state as it does in the other.