[Maps: Daily Yonder]

Daily Yonder, a blog devoted to rural American goings-on, created these fascinating maps about eating habits across the country using the USDA's Food Environment Atlas. It's hard to simplify the data into clear, absolute terms, but in most cases, the higher the fruit and vegetable consumption, the lower the obesity rate. Whoa Colorado, you are a pretty skinny state! Here are just two of the many maps Daily Yonder shares relating to food and health. [via Ezra Klein and @gastropoda]


Data Visualization: Subway Locations in the U.S.
Data Visualization: Distances to Nearest McDonald's
Data Visualization: Soda vs. Pop vs. Whatever


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