Nous votons, nous dessinons
18 / 04 / 2018
data_iris.csv: French population in 2014 by IRIS with all variables (source)
data_iris_subsetpop.csv: Subset with just main population variable
CONTOURS-IRIS_2-1_SHP_LAMB93_FE-2016: IRIS shapefile, Lambert-93 projection, metropolitan France (too big for Git so we put it online here, source)
Existing electoral districts
data/circonscriptions-existants/france-circonscriptions-legislatives-2012: Map of exisiting electoral districts. Produced by L'Atelier de cartographie de SciencesPo, based on the work of Toxicode. (source, Toxicode). Note: The precision of this map is uncertain.
- Map of departements, created by OpenStreetMaps (source)
- Population per departement produced by the INSEE (source)
- JupyterLab / Jupyter Notebook (to wrangle with data, run and present results)
- Binder (to run and share the Notebook online)
- GitHub (here!)
A web interface (e.g. a Jupyter notebook on Binder) displaying a map of France divided in X circonscriptions, with a slider to change their number. Circonscriptions must be equal in population compact (no weird shapes) and continuous (not broken in different parts). As much as possible they must not go out of commune and départements limits.