The Ancestry Mixer - Interactive Data Visualisation

SBS: Special Broadcasting Service

The 2011 Census revealed we’re made up of over 300 different cultural ancestries, with thousands of hybrid mixes. We utilised this big data set to create beautiful engaging data visualisations that lets people personalise and discover more about their roots.

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People can calculate how popular a particular mix of ancestries is.

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People can also explore to find out what the most interesting mix is in Australia.