cartography: Thematic Cartography

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

Version: 3.1.4
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: classInt, curl, graphics, methods, png, raster, Rcpp, sf, sp, stats, utils, grDevices
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: lwgeom, SpatialPosition, knitr, rmarkdown, tinytest, covr
Published: 2023-09-14
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.cartography
Author: Timothée Giraud ORCID iD [cre, aut], Nicolas Lambert [aut], Diego Hernangómez ORCID iD [ctb], Ian Fellows [cph] (no overlap algorithm for labels, from wordcloud package)
Maintainer: Timothée Giraud <timothee.giraud at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: cartography citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: cartography results


Reference manual: cartography.pdf
Vignettes: cartography
Thematic Maps with cartography :: CHEAT SHEET


Package source: cartography_3.1.4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): cartography_3.1.4.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): cartography_3.1.4.tgz, r-release (x86_64): cartography_3.1.4.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): cartography_3.1.4.tgz
Old sources: cartography archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: GeoWeightedModel, mapping
Reverse suggests: cartograflow, penfa, SpatialPosition


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