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Linked Data of Statistik Zürich
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A convenient and informative visual dashboard to aid New-Comers in choosing the best place for them in Stadt Zürich.

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When someone wants to move to, relocate in, or learn more about the city of Zurich, our application is the one to use. We offer a comprehensive and in-depth look into each Quartier of Zürich, and the user can use gain the insight they need.

The city of Zürich has a made their vast data available using a method called 'Linked Data', and we leveraged this data in creating our web app prototype. To gather the various data points, our team utilized SPARQL, a RDF query language (SPARQL Protocol and RDF Query Language). The city has information on population, pollution, housing, fountains, and much more. For this prototype, we focused on 5 major groups of information: Environment, Culture, Living, Diversity, and Amenities. With these topics, we devised scores and visualized them for the user's decision process.

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Latest update: 2018-08-29
Maintainer: andrea_birkhofer

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