The data for this visualization comes from the American Community Survey which is conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. I used the Census Bureau API to pull the 2016 1 year estimate for martial status. Once I had gathered the data, I used Tableau to create this visualization.
I have included the API code I used to pull the data below. You will need a free API key to access the data. You can find out more at the Census Bureau’s Developer Page.
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What is the martial status of people living in each state? #dataviz https://t.co/KuYbcb0oCu pic.twitter.com/46k5qb1TQ1
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