Population Change Map of Europe

Very pretty map showing population change by locality for Europe. The newspaper article linked population decline to acceptance of refugees. That theory is full of exceptions like most of Eastern Europe. This also shows the problems with population decline in Europe even with immigration levels similar to the US in many cases.

 

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Its major advantage is small scale interesting colours. However because of the population density and labeling, you have to know where many of the large cities are to understand it at all. The total population change is also not easy to understand.

About Matthew Mulbrandon

I really like maps, as I am a geographer, and with the help of my more artistic partner I make cool maps. My focus in work and education has been centred on urban problems particularly housing and transportation. I have built and am working on several agent-based housing models. I am also interested in developing innovative ways to combat urban congestion using buses and electric kick scooters. Also it has led me to more theoretical pursuits such as how we determine if a model or methodology is sound (epistemology). How individuals relate to their social and built environment and their resulting interactions (social theory). Cities and really all our institutions are made of people with all their issues, virtues, and dreams and cannot be discounted when examining policy or predicting behaviours.

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