Parliament Impact at Opendata.ch Research Hackdays

June 6 2015

Measuring the impact of political action by comparing the occurrences of keywords contained in the Swiss Parliament documents (motions, postulates, interpellations, questions, etc.) and the occurrences of the same keywords in a national newspaper.

Data visualizations

  • interactive bubble chart, with time slider
  • many static visualizations (histograms, etc.)
  • experimental network visualization (see it online here)
  • party-patterns

Data

Team

Tools

  • Crawling tool: Quantinum
  • Visualization: Gephi, D3.JS, Inkscape, Illustrator

Links

Prototype    Github