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Visualizations about Häme-region and Finland. Median wage in post code areas

As part of Polirural, Häme-region was chosen to be one of the pilot areas. Polirural is European Union project, which aims to increase well being and sustainability of the country side. One of the main goals of Polirural project is to tackle problems what rural regions are facing throughout Europe. As part of Polirural project, Smart & Lean Hub Oy aims to increase awareness of these problems and other demographic data trends by utilizing open data of Häme-region, to create interactive visualizations.

Last visualization in our series is map depicting median wage in choropleth map, created with Mapbox studio. Visualization shows median wage of everyone over age of 18 in Finland, by utilizing text and color coding. Besides median wage, visualization also shows name of postal area.

Picture above is screenshot of visualization taken from Otaniemi, Helsinki. Otaniemi has multiple student facilities, which explains why median wage is so much lower than in postal areas surrounding it. To see full map, you can click image below. To see names and median wages of postal areas, you need to zoom closer to region what you want to inspect.

Link to interactive visualization

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