urbanization

China Urbanisation & Large cities

Objective In this article we are going to plot a map of China urbanization rate per provinces together with Chinese cities with at least 2 millions population. In a nutshell : 1 - Get rural and urban population data from official China statistic bureau, clean the data, same two steps for Chinese largest cities 2 - Prepare a map of China with provinces 3 - Get data for the main Chinese cities, population, names and longitude, latitude 4 - Plot China base map with provincial subdivisions, choropleth of urbanization rate, add main cities

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