Project 1 - Don't Go Near the Water

Data

Data for this project is about the 1854 London cholera outbreak, created and compiled by Robin Wilson (robin@rtwilson.com, www.rtwilson.com/academic) - Jan 2011. UK census data is from http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/. Data will be included in the source code download, under the instructions tab. Data includes information on the 1851 UK census, cholera deaths and attacks between August and September of 1854, deaths based on gender, and locational data on deaths and cholera infected water pumps. The data was manipulated in R to create visualization including plots, tables, and maps.