Interactive Statistical Mapping – ASH

Requirement

The campaigning public health charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) approached Lovell Johns with a need an online statistical mapping tool to help illustrate the link between cigarette smoking and deprivation. The client held relevant data on smoking prevalence at administrative ward level and required this to be compared to the socio-economic dataset on deprivation level.

Solution

To create the mapping tool, Lovell Johns used the latest Index of Multiple Deprivation data available form the Office of National Statistics and matched this dataset to the ward level smoking prevalence data available from male and female.

The mapping data is stored in a mySQL database, with queries handled by PHP and XML programming languages. The mapping was animated using Flash. The mapping tool also includes a management interface with access to an XML feed database which allows the dynamic update of the datasets by the administrators at ASH.

Result

View the ASH demo here.

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInPin on Pinterest

Digital Mapping Solutions

Want to know more about Digital Mapping Solutions and how we can help you? Why not chat to a member of our team today by calling 01993 880934 or email us at enquiries@lovelljohns.com 

or Contact us

50 years of mapping expertise

Lovell Johns provides organisations of all shapes and sizes with mapping and geographic information solutions, utilising over 50 years’ experience to consistently exceed customer expectations.

Talk to us today