Drilldown in Angular Maps component

20 Sep 20225 minutes to read

By clicking a continent, all the countries available in that continent can be viewed using the drill-down feature. For example, the countries in the Africa continent have been showcased here. To showcase all the countries in Africa continent by clicking the shapeSelected event as mentioned in the following example.

import { Component, ViewEncapsulation,ViewChild } from '@angular/core';
import { IShapeSelectedEventArgs, MapsComponent} from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-maps';
import { world_map } from 'world-map.ts';
import { africa_continent } from 'africa-continent.ts';
export interface ShapeData { continent?: string; }

@Component({
    selector: 'app-container',
    // specifies the template string for the maps component
    template:`<div class="control-section">
    <div align='center'>
    <ejs-maps id='container' #drilldown (shapeSelected)="shapeSelected($event)" style="display:block;">
    <e-layers>
    <e-layer [shapeData]='worldmap' layerType='Geometry' shapePropertyPath='continent' shapeDataPath='continent' [dataSource]='dataSource' [shapeSettings]='shapeSettings' [markerSettings]='markerSettings'></e-layer>
    <e-layer layerType='Geometry' [shapeData]='africa' [shapeSettings]='africa_shapeSettings' [highlightSettings]='highlightSettings'></e-layer>
    </e-layers>
    </ejs-maps>
    </div>
    </div>
    <style>
        .markerTemplate {
            font-size: 12px;
            color: white;
            text-shadow: 0px 1px 1px black;
            font-weight: 500
        }
        .markerTemplate {
            height: 30px;
            width: 30px;
            display: block;
            margin: auto;
        }
       </style>`,
    encapsulation: ViewEncapsulation.None
  })

export class AppComponent {
    public worldmap=world_map;
    public africa=africa_continent;
    @ViewChild('drilldown')
    public maps: MapsComponent;
    public shapeSelected = (args: IShapeSelectedEventArgs) : void => {
        let shape: string = (args.shapeData as ShapeData).continent;
        if (shape === 'Africa') {
            this.maps.baseLayerIndex=1;
            this.maps.refresh();
        }
    };
    public shapeSettings = {
        colorValuePath: 'drillColor'
    };
    public markerSettings=[{
        visible: true,
        template: '<div id="marker3" class="markerTemplate">Africa' +
            '</div>',
        dataSource: [
            { latitude: 10.97274101999902, longitude: 16.390625 }
        ],
        animationDuration: 0
    }];
    public africa_shapeSettings = {
        fill: '#80306A'
    };
    public highlightSettings = {
        enable: true,
        fill: '#80306A'
    };
}
import { NgModule } from '@angular/core';
import { BrowserModule } from '@angular/platform-browser';
import { AppComponent } from './app.component';
import { MapsModule } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-maps';
import { LegendService, MarkerService, MapsTooltipService, DataLabelService, BubbleService, NavigationLineService, SelectionService, AnnotationsService, ZoomService } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-maps';
/**
 * Module
 */
@NgModule({
    imports: [
        BrowserModule, MapsModule
    ],
    declarations: [AppComponent],
    bootstrap: [AppComponent],
     providers: [LegendService, MarkerService, MapsTooltipService, DataLabelService, BubbleService, NavigationLineService , SelectionService, AnnotationsService, ZoomService]
   
})
export class AppModule { }
import { platformBrowserDynamic } from '@angular/platform-browser-dynamic';
import { enableProdMode } from '@angular/core';
import { AppModule } from './app.module';

enableProdMode();
platformBrowserDynamic().bootstrapModule(AppModule);