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File:2016 Presidential Election by County.svgEdit
- Concerning your message on my talk page, Harris County, Texas is correctly colored for Clinton, but Fort Bend County, which is smaller and directly to the south is incorrectly colored for Trump. I believe you are mistaking the two. --1990'sguy (talk) 21:13, 22 December 2016 (UTC)
- Please see File:United States presidential election results by county, 2016.svg to see what I mean. It is correctly colored there. --1990'sguy (talk) 21:29, 22 December 2016 (UTC)
A barnstar for you!Edit
|The Original Barnstar|
|For your great works on various election maps! Ali Zifan 22:37, 28 January 2017 (UTC)|
- @Ali Zifan: Thank you very much!
Congressional District MapEdit
I noticed a few issues on your congressional district map in the way of shading. Donald Trump won 80.4% of the vote in Alabama's 4th congressional district, with your map placing him in the 70%-80% range. Also, Trump won 70.8% of the vote in Alabama's 6th congressional district, with the map for the district being shaded in the 60%-70% range. Lastly, Trump won 60.5% of the vote in North Carolina's 3rd congressional district, with the map placing the vote in the 50%-60% range. I think you all ready have a great map but would really appreciate it if you could add these changes. Here is where I got my information about the districts:  Count Awesome (talk) 16:48, 12 March 2017 (UTC)
Congressional District MapEdit
Sorry to bother you, but I noticed a few more things that you might want to know about. On the 2012 map, Texas's 13th congressional district is shaded with Mitt Romney getting over 90% of the vote. While the district is very Republican, I refered to the table made by the Daily Kos and found that Romney only won 80.2% of the vote. I found on your color key that you didn't have the shade for 80%-90% Republican vote so I copied the 2016 one in.
Also, a couple more things on the 2016 map. Donald Trump won 60.2% of the vote in Kansas's 4th congressional district but the map is shaded at 50%-60%. Also, Donald Trump won 60.0% of the the vote in Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district, with the map shading it in the 50%-60% range, but considering the exact nature of that percentage, I'm not sure if that necessitates a change. Lastly, would you be able to change the party shading in Polk County, Florida for the presidential election in Florida map. Donald Trump only got 55.37% of the vote, a total from the county results table, but the county is shaded in the 60%-70% range. Sorry to bother you. I really appreciate your maps. Thank you very much! Count Awesome (talk) 02:05, 13 March 2017 (UTC)
Haha thank you so much! Im loving all the positive feedback I’m getting on this map! And absolutely, I can for sure add the extra numbers on the top, that’ll only take a few minutes to do. When Im done ill just reupload it as a new version of the file you created. I might even use that same design to create party strength maps for all the parties actually! That’ll be a fun side project!
- DrRandomFactor, Ph.D
More Coloured Canada MapsEdit
Im happy to see you liked the changes I made! As of this moment I am working on a map for the Conservative vote by riding. I was planning to do the Bloc Quebecois vote after this. I was wondering if you wanted to do the NDP and the Green party vote maps, if you would like to do so.
- DrRandomFactor, Ph.D
Fantastic, I cant wait to see it! Working on the Conservative map now. Also, which categories did you upload the file into when you submitted it to Wikimedia?
(in reply to the NDP Map) Not a problem man! I've been there, school screws everything up. Take your time man its not issue. In the meantime Ive been working on some election maps for Australia
Fantastic! Cant wait to see the NDP map! Also, crap you're right I noticed Brampton. I'll have to fix that. That means Ill have to make changes to all the maps I made tho. Oh well. If you need the updated map just look for the most recent change on any of the Canada maps. I have a day off today so I will be fixing them. Also, thanks for the change to the Saskatcheewan riding that had the wrong NDP colour, I totaly missed that.
Ok, just finished all the updates to all the Canada election 2015 maps where I fixed the Brampton border issue. As well, that is a very well done NDP map! Im very happy with how it turned out! Also, the Green Party map had an issue where some of the inset names were turned green accidentally. No problem, I fixed it up when I edited it. As well, that Green Party map looked like it was no issue to make at all, pretty much all of them were the same colour :)
Good idea, Mr.Election. The green party did fluctuate between 0-10 and 10-20 percent of the vote so there can be some variety. The riding where they did the best was obviously May's riding of Sannich-Gulf Islands.
Yeah I can do that! I gotta head to work in a little bit though but when I get back I will for sure do them.
In response to the two by-election maps, absolutely I can do that! I can do it for tomorrow, as work is kind of kicking my butt at the moment. (Don't ever work 5 days a week as a bus boy)
So I was able to do the riding by election map no problem, but the province one I cannot do as I cannot locate the font used for the letters (or at least locate a free version of it)
Hello Mr.Election, do you have an email address I could use to message you quickly? I am not a fan of the Wikimedia discussion board.
Thanks for the email address! This will speed up communication bigtime. As for creating lettering, you mentioned using Inkscape. Unfortunately I use Adobe Illustrator (which isn't totally different, after all they both create vectors) so I could not say how exactly to make text.
However, what I do do when I make them is using the text tool, write out the text you need. I typically use Arial Bold 99% of the time. All of my maps use that font for the text. When you have what you need written out, it is very important to expand the text. That way the text is a vector and not a simply text line in the .svg file. It is very important that you do this because any un-expanded text in an SVG file will show up weird when you submit the file to Wikimedia. Ive made that mistake several times.
1976 Michigan and Georgia Map RequestsEdit
Hey Mr.Election! I really like the 1968 presidential election map you made for Texas and have been working with Ali Zifan to make more election maps for that same year. However, I was wondering if you could make a couple of election maps for the states of Michigan and Georgia in 1976. Michigan was the home state of Republican nominee and incumbent President Gerald Ford, while Georgia was the home state of Democratic nominee and eventual winner Jimmy Carter. I think it would be helpful to see their home states votes broken down on a statewide level, and would appreciate it if you could do so. Thanks! Count Awesome (talk) 19:59, 29 April 2017 (UTC)
Kansas's 4th Congressional District 2017 special election requestEdit
Hey Mr.Election! Thank you for the maps for made for Georgia and Michigan in 1976. They are fine quality. I have another map request for you but this is different than a presidential map. I noticed how you broke down a congressional election into results by counties for Arkansas 2nd Congressional district. I was wondering if you could make a map similar to that for the special election held in 2017 in Kansas's 4th Congressional District to fill the vacancy left by Mike Pompeo, who resigned to become CIA Director. The New York Times has made a map of the district based of off the county results. Here is the link: nytimes.com/elections/results/kansas-house-special-election-district-4. If you could duplicate it for Wikipedia, I would truly appreciate it. Thanks!
Count Awesome (talk) 03:52, 30 April 2017 (UTC)
1980 Michigan U.S. Presidential Election Map RequestsEdit
Hey Mr.Election! I really like the 1976 presidential election map you made for Michigan! I was wondering if you could make an of election maps for Michigan in 1980. Given that the last time Republican Presidential Candidate Michigan voted for was Ronald Reagan, and similarities between 1980 and 2016 I think it would be helpful to see the vote broken down on a state level. I would appreciate it if you could help out in anyway. Thanks! —Preceding unsigned comment was added by 184.108.40.206 (talk) 14:51, 10 May 2017 (UTC)
Montana's At-large Congressional District 2017 special election requestEdit
Hey Mr.Election! I really liked the map you made for the special election in Kansas's 4th Congressional District and I was wondering if you could make a map similar to that for the special election held in 2017 in Montana's at-large Congressional District to fill the vacancy left by Ryan Zinke, who resigned to become Secretary of the Interior. The New York Times has made a map of the district based of off the county results. Here is the link: nytimes.com/elections/results/montana-house-special-election. If you could duplicate it for Wikipedia, I would truly appreciate it. Thanks! Count Awesome (talk) 16:46, 26 May 2017 (UTC)
New CPC Leadership MapEdit
Hi Mr. Election, I had to upload a new CPC Leadership map due to some errors found in the original one. Unfortunately I'm not sure how to make it transparent again so it's back to the original solid white background. Sorry about that! Canadianpoliticalwatcher (talk) 02:38, 28 May 2017 (UTC)
File:By-elections to the 42nd Canadian Parliament results by riding.svgEdit
Would you mind adjusting the names of the party leaders on this map?
- Conservative should be Ambrose/Scheer (adding new leader)
- Bloc should be Fortin/Ouellet (adding old leader and fixing typo)
- Thanks for your feedback. Fair point about Scheer, but it would still be great if you could remove the extra T from Ouellet's name.
Hello Mr.Election I am really like elections and politics and I saw all the wonderful election maps you made and I would really like to know how you made them. Thank you!! KoolKidMitch (talk) 15:57, 18 June 2017 (UTC)
The us maps
Is there anyway I could get it on android?Edit
Is there anyway I could get it on android?
Thank for your help
Georgia's 6th and South Carolina's 5th Congressional Districts 2017 special election map requestsEdit
Hi Mr.Election! I really appreciate the maps you made for the special elections in Kansas and Montana. Yesterday, two more elections were held in Georgia's 6th and South Carolina's 5th congressional districts, which were vacated by Tom Price and Mick Mulvaney respectively, who resigned to take positions in the Trump Administration. If you could make, maps for these two elections, it would be much appreciated.
Here is the link for the special election in South Carolina's 5th: nytimes.com/elections/results/south-carolina-house-special-election.
For Georgia's 6th congressional district, it consists of only portions of three counties, Cobb, Fulton, and DeKalb. Due to the small size of the district, The New York Times' map breaks the vote down into precincts rather than at the county level. However, the map does show boundaries for these counties and it has the total number of votes each candidate got in the counties listed below in a separate table without the percentages listed. Taking this data, I found the percentages. Republican Karen Handel won Cobb County with 45,625 votes and 58.15% as well as Fulton County with 64,900 votes and 52.72%. Democrat Jon Ossoff won DeKalb County with 33,847 votes and 58.44%. This is just some information I thought you may need to be aware of. Here is the map for Georgia's 6th: nytimes.com/elections/results/georgia-congressional-runoff-ossoff-handel. Count Awesome (talk) 22:25, 21 June 2017 (UTC)
2016 Montana congressional election mapEdit
Mr. Election, as you have been making maps showing the results of congressional races in their states breaking it down by district for the 2016 house elections, I would appreciate it if you could make a map for Montana's sole congressional district in the form of a county breakdown map. There is a map published by the Montana Secretary of State it does not color code beyond the red and blue color scheme and you have to click on the county to see the results. Here is a link to the page: sos.mt.gov/elections/results.
Once you click the link, go to the 2016 General section and click County by County. When you do this, it will bring up the results for each individual county in Montana. Click any county and it will bring you to a break down of that county's vote. Go to the section that says US Representative and click the map icon directly under it and it will give a county result breakdown for the entire state.
2016 Minnesota Presidential Primaries PhotoEdit
Hello! Where did you get the county specific data for File:Minnesota Republican presidential caucus election results, 2016.svg? On the NYTimes, I can only find congressional district-wide data.
Nevada congressional election mapEdit
I appreciate you making the Nevada congressional election map. However, I did notice that the shading on that map was off for the 3rd and 4th congressional districts. Democrat Jacky Rosen of the 3rd district won 47.23% of the vote to Republican Danny Tarkanian's 45.97%, while Democrat Ruben Kihuen of the 4th district won 48.52% of the vote, defeating incumbent Cresent Hardy, who took 44.51%. The shading on your map indicates that both Rosen and Kiheun won in the 50-60% range of the popular vote, when both actual won in the 40-50% range, meaning it should be a lighter shade of blue. I would appreciate it if you could change the shading to the lighter shade of blue. Thanks! Count Awesome (talk) 23:22, 14 August 2017 (UTC)
Oh I think I now understand what you did. I thought you were doing the shading based on 10% increments and there would be a different color for under 50%. I noticed you did something like that for the Texas congressional map. Thank you for responding and correcting me. Count Awesome (talk) 02:39, 15 August 2017 (UTC)
A barnstar for you!Edit
|The Graphic Designer's Barnstar|
|Congrats for your beautiful work from Belgium ! :) and could you, please, tell me which software did you used for those maps? I'm really interested and I would like to do the Belgian and other countries electoral results like this. Call me back soon ! :) Iver003 (talk) 15:22, 17 August 2017 (UTC)|
Hi, About this file, the map is supposed to present the results as they occurred in the month of September 1994. Hence this corresponding category. Why remove it? -- Asclepias (talk) 15:29, 5 September 2017 (UTC)
2017 Utah's 3rd Congressional district special election map requestEdit
Hi Mr. Election! I really liked the special election maps you did for Kansas, Montana, and South Carolina earlier this year, and I was wondering if you would be willing to do a map for the special election held in Utah's 3rd Congressional district last month. Here is the link for the special election in Utah's 3rd: nytimes.com/elections/results/utah-house-special-election.
However, the map published by The New York Times indicates that it reflects only 61% of the reported vote. Because of this, I totaled the percentages by county on a table which I posted on the page for the special election. The map is for the most part accurate with the only major differences being that the Republican John Curtis's percentage of the vote in Utah County fell from 70.5%, as reported by The New York Times, to 69.33% when all the votes were reported. Also, his percentage of the vote in San Juan County fell from 52.1%, as reported by The New York Times, to 49.07% when all the votes were reported. The way I calculated these percentages was by taking the totals by county as published by the state and calculating the percentages in Excel. If you could create a map, it would be very appreciated. Thanks! Count Awesome (talk) 19:35, 24 December 2017 (UTC)
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2018 Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional district special election map requestEdit
Hi Mr.Election! Do you think you would be able to make a map for the special election in Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district where it shows the results by county such as what you did in Utah's 3rd previously? The New York Times has provided a map for the results of the district: nytimes.com/interactive/2018/03/13/us/elections/results-pennsylvania-house-special-election.html
There are four counties in the district, and while the map provided by The New York Times divides them into precincts, the boundaries for the counties are still very distinct. The results too are for the most part accurate, and I have updated the results on the special election page with information provided by the Pennsylvania Department of State. The Democrat Conor Lamb won the district with 49.86% of the vote to the Republican Rick Saccone, who won 49.54% of the vote. Lamb won Allegheny County with 57.27%, while Saccone won Greene County with 57.59%, Washington County with 53.14%, and Westmoreland County with 57.00% of the vote. If you could make this map, I would really appreciate it. Thanks! Count Awesome (talk) 21:28, 30 March 2018 (UTC)
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