R365: Day 42 {rworldmap}

{rworldmap} is a cool tool that can be used to map global data on either a country or gridded scale.

below is the population density of Latin America

Rplot13

require(rworldmap)
mapGriddedData(mapRegion="latin america")

Lots of cool datasets, including land use, productivity, gdp, population (circa 2005), and biodiversity.

 

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