Friday, February 20, 2015
Where Americans Watch Movies
People in Kansas, Nebraska, and Oklahoma aren't big fans of comedy films. People in the Northeast like serious drama, while if you live in a Southern state you are probably a fan of horror movies.
Where Do Americans Watch Movies is an Esri map of where popular movie genres are watched in the United States. The map shows down to county level how likely the local population is likely to go to see a particular genre of film.
Overall the map reveals that those who live in the south are most likely to visit a cinema at least once a week. The map also looks at where people watch movies online. This reveals that people who live in areas which are often seen as tech-hubs are the most likely to be streaming movies online.