By Daniel Dorling

ISBN-10: 0471948683

ISBN-13: 9780471948681

A brand new Social Atlas of england Daniel Dorling college of Newcastle Upon Tyne, united kingdom This attractive and unique atlas finds in a wholly new manner the complicated and unforeseen geographical styles of British society on the finish of the 20 th century. according to the 1991 census and different social facts, Dan Dorling makes use of the robust presentation of the inhabitants cartogram to demonstrate a totally clean view of the way Britain’s humans paintings and stay. the extent of geographical aspect published, drawn utilizing neighborhood govt wards, hasn't ever been tried prior to in any map undertaking. An creation advises the reader on the right way to learn the distinctive maps and explains the need of utilizing inhabitants cartograms which rework the form of the rustic in order that the styles the place most folk reside (in towns) are made noticeable nationally. Over a hundred double-page spreads include no less than maps made up from a mosaic of over ten thousand parts every one exhibiting neighborhood in addition to nationwide distributions. Recurrent styles should be visible to shape among the geographies of other topics because the social cloth of a state is made noticeable. a brand new Social Atlas of england is vital analyzing for college students and researchers in social stories, human geography, political reviews and special effects, and likewise newshounds and politicians, and all these attracted to present affairs.

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Ward size also tends to correlate strongly with land use, which is shown here in conjunction with population density, the most basic statistic to be calculated from a census. This chapter begins with traditional equal area maps of Britain to show the distributions of people over the land and then progresses to equal population cartograms to show how that population is made up and how it is changing. The two types of projection are placed side by side in many of the prints so that the different impressions given can be compared and a feeling gained for how the use of cartograms alters the visual impression, even when the places depicted and their shading are identical.

Albans: 74188 Stevenage: 70233 Watford: 72291 Welwyn Hatfield: 72146 West Hertfordshire: 78573 Hertfordshire Highland 31 a 31 b 31 c Caithness and Sutherland: 30905 Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber: 69468 Ross, Cromarty and Skye: 55524 Humberside 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 a b c d e f g h 32 i Beverley: 81198 Booth Ferry: 80747 Bridlington: 84829 Brigg and Cleethorpes: 82377 Glanford and Scunthorpe: 73479 Great Grimsby: 67427 Kingston-upon-Hull East: 69036 Kingston-upon-Hull North: 71363 Kingston-upon-Hull West: 56111 Islands 33 a 33 b Orkney and Shetland: 31472 Western Isles: 22784 34 a Isle of Wight: 99838 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p Ashford: 71767 Canterbury: 75181 Dartford: 72366 Dover: 68962 Faversham: 81977 Folkestone and Hythe: 65856 Gillingham: 71851 Gravesham: 70740 Maidstone: 72834 Medway: 61736 Mid Kent: 74459 North Thanet: 70978 Sevenoaks: 71050 South Thanet: 62441 Tonbridge and Malling: 77292 Tunbridge Wells: 76808 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 a b c d e f g h i 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 j k l m n o p Blackburn: 73251 Blackpool North: 58087 Blackpool South: 56801 Burnley: 68952 Chorley: 78531 Fylde: 63573 Hyndburn: 58539 Lancaster: 58714 Morecambe and Lunesdale: 56426 Pendle: 64063 Preston: 64158 Ribble Valley: 64996 Rossendale and Darwen: 76909 South Ribble: 78173 West Lancashire: 77462 Wyre: 67778 Isle of Wight Kent Lancashire Leicestershire 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 a b c d e f g h i Blaby: 81790 Bosworth: 80234 Harborough: 76514 Leicester East: 63434 Leicester South: 71120 Leicester West: 65510 Loughborough: 75450 North West Leicestershire: 72414 Rutland and Melton: 80976 Lincolnshire 38 a 38 b 38 38 38 38 c d e f East Lindsey: 80026 Gainsborough and Horncastle: 72038 Grantham: 83463 Holland with Boston: 67900 Lincoln: 78905 Stamford and Spalding: 75153 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 39 a b c d e f g h i j East Lothian: 66699 Edinburgh Central: 56527 Edinburgh East: 45687 Edinburgh Leith: 56520 Edinburgh Pentlands: 55567 Edinburgh South: 61355 Edinburgh West: 58998 Linlithgow: 61082 Livingston: 61092 Midlothian: 60255 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q Birkenhead: 62682 Bootle: 69308 Crosby: 82537 Knowsley North: 48761 Knowsley South: 62260 Liverpool Broadgreen: 60080 Liverpool Garston: 57538 Liverpool Mossley Hill: 60409 Liverpool Riverside: 49595 Liverpool Walton: 70102 Liverpool West Derby: 56718 Southport: 71443 St.

Nationally, 1 202 000 more people are thought to have been missed entirely by the 1991 census. 2%) than those imputed, but more importantly it is not a typical subgroup of people. 10 gives the factors by which census users are advised to allow for under-enumeration in terms of age, sex and broad geographical area (OPCS 1994). This single diagram contains all the official information available at the time of writing on the characteristics of the “missing million” in England and Wales (see, however, page 217 for an as yet unofficial view of where they might have been living).

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