GEOFRED site of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Read the blog article and follow the links.
This introduction is provided:
GeoFRED maps can help us understand a lot of things, including trends in regional socioeconomic data, which could ultimately provide insights for policy recommendations. In this post, we look at two important indicators of health throughout the United States: premature deaths and preventable hospital admissions. High levels of premature deaths indicate issues with public health.
My goal is to provide tools, and examples, that encourage many others to create map stories that show indicators of need in different places and draw attention and resources to organizations working in those areas to help kids and families.
In this article I've been aggregating links to additional articles that include data maps.
If you're creating maps stories using some of the platforms I point to please share links to your blogs and tell of the successes (or challenges) you are having.