eechidna: Exploring Election and Census Highly Informative Data Nationally for Australia

Data from the 2013 and 2016 Australian Federal Election (House of Representatives) and the 2011 Australian Census. Includes tools for visualizing and analysing the data. This package incorporates data that is copyright Commonwealth of Australia (Australian Electoral Commission) 2016.

Version: 1.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.4.0)
Imports: dplyr, ggplot2, tidyr, shiny, plotly (≥ 4.5.6), ggthemes, shinyjs, methods, rvest, xml2, rmapshaper, rgdal
Suggests: testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, maptools, purrr, purrrlyr, sp, GGally, corrplot, broom, plyr, scales, readr, gridExtra
Published: 2017-05-25
Author: Di Cook [aut], Anthony Ebert [aut], Heike Hofmann [aut], Rob Hyndman [aut], Thomas Lumley [aut], Ben Marwick [aut, cre], Carson Sievert [aut], Mingzhu Sun [aut], Dilini Talagala [aut], Nicholas Tierney [aut], Nathaniel Tomasetti [aut], Earo Wang [aut], Fang Zhou [aut], Commonwealth of Australia AEC [cph]
Maintainer: Ben Marwick <benmarwick at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: eechidna results


Reference manual: eechidna.pdf
Vignettes: Exploring the 2011 Census data
Exploring the 2013 Election data
Exploring the 2016 Election data
Getting Oz Electorate shapefiles into shape
Mapping Australia's Electorates
Plotting Australia's Polling Stations
Package source: eechidna_1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: eechidna_1.1.tgz, r-oldrel: eechidna_1.1.tgz
Old sources: eechidna archive


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