Data Visualization

Readings
Data + Design: A Simple Introduction to Preparing and Visualizing Information
Visualization Analysis & Design by Tamara Minzner
Naked Statistics
Click on It
Wurman’s LATCH

Data Sources
Data.gov
Azure Data Market
World Bank Open Data
Google Public Data Explorer
United Nations Public Data Explorer

Color
Why rainbow colors aren’t the best option for data visualizations
Color Use Guidelines for Mapping and Visualization
Color Brewer
I Want Hue

Chart Functions
New Chart Types in Office 2016
How to Select the Right Chart for Your Data
Juice Analytics Chart Chooser
Reading a box + whisker chart

Sample Datasets
Sample data sets

World Cocoa Foundation Cocoa Market Statistics
International Cocoa Organization
Cocoa Barometer
Taza’s 2016 Transparency Report
Dandelion Chocolate 2015 Sourcing Report