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Hello.

I am very new to this. I would like to make a cartogram and a cloropleth map of the same data (number of awards per country for all countries). Forums I have read make me think that mapresso is the best bet for doing this but I am lacking the tech knowledge to run the program. Double clicking on it doesn't work, the file is a java applet and I think needs to be built into a webpage? No idea how to do this. Does anyone have mapresso experience and could help me with the initial set up?

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What operating system are you on? Have you downloaded and set up a recent java runtime engine (JRE)?

You might want to look into ScapeToad as well.

If you have ArcGIS - there is a very good cartogram ArcToolbox script.
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