July 10, 2008

Map of the Day

This is an oldy but a goody which I haven't seen for a while:

I'm a coke guy in a pretty solidly coke area.  I wonder what is going on with the Missouri/Illinois border area?  Alaska seems confused.  What is "other"?  As always, Wikipedia is helpful.  I thought some of the anomalies in the dispersals might be accounted for by immigrant populations but comparing that map with this one from Wikipedia it doesn't really look like it:


1 comment:

Pomeroy Kinsey said...

Wow, I've never seen that before. It's gorgeous, and really helpful at getting a sense of the cross-country and within-state differences. A really informative graph.

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