Interactive map: EU Referendum 2016


Daily Record

Fifteen hours after opening, polling stations for the EU Referendum closed and Brits at home and abroad waited to discover if it was Remain or Brexit for the UK.

Voters had their say in 399 local authority areas and as the majority prepared for bed, the counting began.

I created this responsive interactive map to show readers how the referendum results were distributed and updated it live during the event. It was made using CARTO’s map API, GIS and Leaflet, and SQL to filter its data, as well as HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery.

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My role
  • Data collection
  • Data wrangling
  • Designer
  • Developer

  • Brackets
  • CartoDB API
  • GIS
  • Leaflet