Data Curio

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an eclectic collection of data related stories

Queensland Government Finances: How was your money spent?

Truii has just completed a project that increases…
Truii data visualisation, analysis and managemet Workers from the Redbank meatworks lined up at the factory ca. 1900

Inequality in Australia

Recent political discussion in Australia has shone a light on…
Truii data visualization, analysis and management feature image Operators at the telephone exchange in the post office Pittsworth ca. 1910

Global trends in fixed, mobile and cable connections

How do Australians connect? There were about 200 communication…

Where to find Bogans and Hipsters?

If you were keen to spot a Bogan you would head to the outer…
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Why am I fat? Sugar? Fat? Carbs? Exercise?

In a recent post I presented the global change in Body Mass Index…
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Is there a global obesity epidemic?

We all know that many western countries have a growing health…
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What chart should I use?

It can be a little daunting to select the best way to visualise…
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Make great histograms

A histogram (AKA distribution chart) shows the underlying frequency…
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Make great line charts

A line chart or time series chart is used to show a trend over…
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Make great scatter charts

The scatter chart (AKA scatter plot, scatter graph, scattergram,…
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Make great box plots

A box plot (also known as a box and whisker plot) is used to…
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Make great bar charts and column charts

A column chart has vertical columns representing the value of…

Cyclone tracks for Australia

It is amazing how critically important the path of a cyclone…
Truii data visualisation, analysis and management Saltwater crocodile caught in the town reach of the Johnstone River Innisfail ca. 1903

Crocodiles in Queensland - where not to swim?

After a recent post on shark culling in Queensland and shark…
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Truii News: WebMaps- February 2017

A lot has been happening in the world of Truii since the last…