We've recently made an accessibility improvement to the community and therefore posts without any content are no longer allowed. Please use the spoiler feature or add a short message in the message body in order to submit your weekly challenge.
The Alteryx Community will be temporarily unavailable for a time due to scheduled maintenance on Thursday, April 22nd. Please plan accordingly.

Weekly Challenge

Solve the challenge, share your solution and summit the ranks of our Community!

Also available in | Français | Português | Español | 日本語
IDEAS WANTED

We're actively looking for ideas on how to improve Weekly Challenges and would love to hear what you think!

Submit Feedback

Challenge #244: Cats and Dogs

AYXAcademy
Alteryx
Alteryx

A solution to last week's challenge can be found hereSource: https://blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2020/05/pet-week/Source: https://blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2020/05/pet-week/

 

This week's challenge takes a look at pet ownership in the United States, specifically ownership of dogs and cats. There are two input files this week, one containing information on pet ownership in the US and the other containing states as shapefiles.

 

Use these input data files to create a pdf containing: 1) a thematic map displaying the density of pet ownership by state and 2) a bar chart for the 10 states with the highest percentage of households with pets (including the percentage of cat and dog owners for those states).

PhilipMannering
14 - Magnetar
14 - Magnetar

Woof.

 

Spoiler
PhilipMannering_1-1606749006263.png

 


 


 

Spoiler
PhilipMannering_2-1606749972882.png

 


 

AkimasaKajitani
14 - Magnetar

I love cats.

 

Workflow:

Spoiler
AkimasaKajitani_0-1606746982787.png

 

Output:

Spoiler
AkimasaKajitani_1-1606747101573.png

 

patrick_digan
16 - Nebula
16 - Nebula
Spoiler
patrick_digan_0-1606747569466.png

 

Aaron_Harter
11 - Bolide

Time to take my dog for a walk!

Spoiler
244.PNG


mookie.jpg
DeanWest
8 - Asteroid

This challenge wasn't a bad way to start a ruff week.

 

Spoiler
challenge_244_solution_DeanWest-snippet-1.png
Spoiler
challenge_244_solution_DeanWest-snippet-2.png
Doggo-1.png

 

Blake
12 - Quasar

Glad this challenge didn't turn into a 'cat'astrophe 

 

Spoiler
244ss1.pngss2244.pngMy cat doing QA on a the bean bag.My cat doing QA on a the bean bag.
dsmdavid
11 - Bolide

My maps were not playing ball... so I used tableau for the map & layout...

Spoiler
Screenshot 2020-11-30 150438.pngAC_244.png

 

 

Kenda
15 - Aurora
15 - Aurora

Obligatory picture of our doggos

xmax 2020.jpg

 

Spoiler
Kenda_1-1606751348314.png

RolandSchubert
15 - Aurora
15 - Aurora
Spoiler
244.png