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Peace Corps Volunteer Demographics (FY 2016)

Dataset of the demographics of Peace Corps volunteers in the 2016 fiscal year

Originator: The Peace Corps

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the resource:

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ResourceObject["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"]
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Retrieve the default content:

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ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"]
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Visualization

Find and visualize countries with more than 50 Volunteers

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ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"][All, "RaceData", "White"][Select[# > Quantity[50, "People"] &]]
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GeoGraphics[
 Polygon /@ Normal@Keys[
    ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"][All, "RaceData", "White"][Select[# > Quantity[50, "People"] &]]], ImageSize -> Large]
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Explore how all volunteers broke down into their self-identified races:

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labels = Keys[
    ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"][All, "RaceData"][Total]] // Normal;
BarChart[ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"][All, "RaceData"][Total], ChartLabels -> Placed[ToString /@ labels, Axis, Rotate[#, 80 \[Degree]] &]]
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Compare which countries have a larger number of people focusing on specific sectors:

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GeoRegionValuePlot[
    ResourceData["63f40e7b-1bb7-41d3-8ca1-4d4fda689922"][All, "SectorData", #], ImageSize -> Large, PlotLabel -> # <> " Based Volunteers"] & /@ {"Health", "Education"} // TableForm
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Kyle Martin, "Peace Corps Volunteer Demographics (FY 2016)" from the Wolfram Data Repository (2017) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.77760.data

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