Using geographic heat maps is a smart method for visualisation of geographical values. According to this method, we use colour sets and shades in order to show individual data points within a data set. If you are interested in creating a Mexico Heat Map, this Excel template will meet your needs.
Why Do We Make Use Of Heat Maps In Order To Present Data Sets?
As technology improves, we achieve to get more and more available data within information systems. In parallel to this fact, we became more capable to reach a lot of information and data. On the other hand, it became obvious that, the more data we have, the easier and smarter ways we have to find out for telling and presenting this data. Accordingly, data presentation and data visualisation through geographic heat maps has become an effective solution for presenting sophisticated data sets.
Because, thanks to heat maps, your audience is able to capture clearly and quickly, what you are telling or presenting to them. Apparently, it is more professional and smarter to use heat maps for your presentations instead of presenting a set of raw data without handling or processing it. Just take a look:
In many areas, we make use of geographic heat maps frequently. Mainly, company people use geographic heat maps for their presentations and daily reports. Another area where geo heat maps are being used is meteorology science. Sociology, economics, politics, medicine are other fields that we use geo heat maps regularly.
Sounds good, but how can I create a Heat Map in Excel?
Unfortunetaly, it is not so easy to create a geographic density map from scratch. The development of this tool in Excel consists of 4 main parts:
Create/Gather Visual Assets
Set up the Data Table and Name Shapes
Create the Legend and Color Scale
Automate with VBA
As you see, it takes a lot of time and effort to make a heat map on your own. Therefore, we have created ready-to-use geo heat maps for continents, countries and cities, in Excel. Geographic Heat Map for Mexico at region level is one of these heat map templates.
In 3 simple steps, you can create your Mexico Heat Map in this template:
Paste/Type your data from your own spreadsheet
Choose your limits for data ranges
Choose your color set and click the button!
Thanks to this Excel template, you will see that your Mexico heat map gets generated within minutes!
On-sheet instructions in the template will guide you while using the template. We have used population data just for illustration but you can easily put your own data and prepare your heat map:
You can print the results or export to PDF as you like.
Template offers 5 different color palettes to choose from. Additionally, you can change the colors and choose from your own defined palettes:
Mexico Heat Map Generator Excel Template Features:
Fully editable Mexico map including 32 states
Easy to use and nice design
5 Premade color sets to choose from (you can even modify as you wish)
Export Heat Map of Mexico States to PDF
Clear on sheet instructions (with turn on/off function)
Includes VBA code and macros
Compatible with Excel 2007 and later