DIY Map

U.S. Map Examples

DIY Map is a clickable, zooming map in Flash colored by data in an external text file.

Below are some examples of different data sets.

Click and drag to zoom into an area. Click on a country to zoom into that state. Click on the ocean to zoom out.

Independent Media Centers in the United States


Click on a point to visit that Web site.

Source: http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0876793.html

View the data file.

Does the Death Penalty Prevent Murder?

Executions by States since 1976

As of September 26, 2003.
Source: Death Penalty Information Center

    51 and over
    26 - 50
    11 - 25
    6 - 10
    1 - 5

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Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter, 1999
Rate per 100,000 population

Source: Table 3.113, Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2001.

    8 and over
    6 - 8
    4 - 6
    2 - 4
    0 - 2

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2000 U.S. Presidential Election, Electoral Vote


Bush win
Gore win


Source: http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0876793.html

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2000 U.S. Presidential Election, Popular Vote by State


      0-7% Gore, 91-98% Bush
      8-16% Gore, 82-90% Bush
      17-25% Gore, 73-81% Bush
      26-34% Gore, 64-72% Bush
      35-43% Gore, 55-63% Bush
      44-54% Gore, 44-54% Bush
      55-63% Gore, 35-43% Bush
      64-72% Gore, 26-34% Bush
      73-81% Gore, 17-25% Bush
      82-90% Gore, 8-16% Bush
      91-98% Gore, 0-7% Bush


Source: http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0876793.html

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Violent Crime, 1999

Rate per 100,000 population


      600 and over
      450 - 600
      300 - 450
      150 - 300
      0 - 150

Source: Table 3.113, Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2001.

View the data file.