cartography: Thematic Cartography

Create and integrate maps in your R workflow. This package allows various cartographic representations such as proportional symbols, choropleth, typology, flows or discontinuities maps. It also offers several features enhancing the graphic presentation of maps like cartographic palettes, layout elements (scale, north arrow, title...), labels, legends or access to some cartographic APIs. See Giraud and Lambert (2017) <doi:10.1007/978-3-319-57336-6_13>.

Version: 2.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.0)
Imports: classInt, stats, graphics, methods, rosm, raster, Rcpp, sp (≥ 1.2-4), sf (≥ 0.5-4)
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: SpatialPosition, knitr, rmarkdown, rgdal
Published: 2018-04-30
Author: Timothée Giraud [cre, aut], Nicolas Lambert [aut], Ian Fellows [cph] (no overlap algorithm for labels, from wordcloud package)
Maintainer: Timothée Giraud <timothee.giraud at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: GDAL (>= 2.0.0), GEOS (>= 3.4.0), PROJ.4 (>= 4.8.0)
Citation: cartography citation info
Materials: README NEWS
In views: Spatial
CRAN checks: cartography results


Reference manual: cartography.pdf
Vignettes: cartography
Package source: cartography_2.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: cartography_2.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: cartography_2.1.0.tgz
Old sources: cartography archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: btb, MTA, osrm, rosm, SpatialPosition


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