demographic cartograms

One of the advantages of cartograms is that only by taking a look at them, the information provided is quickly assimilated.
Check this collection of maps below made ​​by Worldmapper –in collaboration with the University of Sheffield– where the extension of the countries is combined with their population density.
Basically, they take territories and re-size them according to the subject of interest, in this case, demography.

 

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