How to create a color coded map

on January 7, 2014

What's a color coded map? For this example, we are going to look at maps that have different geographic regions distinguished by different colors. For example, below is a color coded map of France. Colors are used to indicate the different regions of France (Normandy, Bordeaux, etc). This map also uses regional boundary files to reveal the borders of each "departement" (like a US county) within a region. If that's the type of map you're looking to produce and attach data to, well then we're in business! But, before you do anything, make...

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