We use geographic heat maps in order to represent quantitative data points by the help of colour sets. It is an efficient data visualisation method. Many professions like meteorology, sociology, politics, economics and so on usually use heat maps in order to visualise a data set. For example you can create an Africa Heat Map which would look like this:
On the other hand, it is not easy to create a density map from scratch. It will be probably better to prefer a pre-made one. Someka Africa Continent Geographic Heat Map Template provides you to turn your data into an interactive map in Excel, in 3 basic steps:
1. Step: Paste/Type your data set from your own spreadsheet
2. Step: Choose your data ranges
3. Step: Choose your colour set
Your heat map is ready within a few minutes!
TURN YOUR SPREADSHEET INTO A HEAT MAP!
Africa Heat Map Generator Features:
Fully editable map of Africa with 51 countries
Easy to use and nice design
5 Premade color sets to choose from (you can even modify as you wish)
Export to PDF feature
Clear on sheet instructions (with turn on/off function)
Includes VBA code and macros
Compatible with Excel 2007 and later
On-sheet instructions will guide you clearly about how-to-use. In addition, you will enormously save time by using a pre-made template. You will see that, it’s pretty easy to put your data in and get the heat map generated automatically: