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Place names in Alsace

Names of places in Alsace are sometimes described as unpronounceable for French people.

Scraping a Wikipedia table

I tried out the rvest package by scraping a Wikipedia table about communities in the Département “Bas-Rhin” in the region of Alsace in France.

Demographics in Alsace

A little Shiny app that visualizes data from INSEE (the national statistics bureau of France) on communities in Alsace.