4. Data presentation
Here a composite bar graph has been used to show changes in land use with progression from the centre of the CBD.
Radar graphs are a powerful way of presenting transect data. In the following example, radar graphs have been used to show the distribution of different land uses along each transect, showing that certain land uses are more prevalent in certain directions.
GIS can be used to create a thematic map, as shown in the example below. From this map you can easily identify areas of chain store retail in certain streets with areas of independent retail along other streets.
Wordle showing epitome words to describe the town centre