Demographic Atlas – Including Cambodia

Courtesy of  the Telegraph, via the indefatigable លោក​គ្រូ, is this series of 18 different maps, in which the land mass is distorted to approximate different demographics. For instance, here is the ‘normal’ land-mass projection:

In most of the maps, Cambodia’s pretty hard to see. But try this one, on the basis of number of mopeds or motorcycles:

Or this one, displaying war deaths from 1945-2002:

I wish they’d done some maps based on other demographics, such as the global hunger index.

But these are pretty neat.


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