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Accessibility map
Roads in a local area within 500m of a postcode containing one or more shops where food is reasonably priced and which sell more than 8 kinds of fresh fruit and vegetables.
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Cited in Brighton and Hove Local Transport Plan: page 309 (Local Transport Plan)
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Benefits & pitfalls to avoid
  • Shaded maps can emphasise large areas much more than small ones - for example highlighting rural areas over urban, if fixed population areas such as Super Output Areas are shown. Consider providing an alternate mode in which values are represented by circles, or values are scaled by the area size (ie showing density).
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  • Chloropleth maps can be created in a range of desktop GIS applications such as MapInfo and ArcGIS.