read_neighborhood: Download spatial data of neighborhood limits of Brazilian...

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read_neighborhoodR Documentation

Download spatial data of neighborhood limits of Brazilian municipalities


This data set includes the neighborhood limits of 720 Brazilian municipalities. It is based on aggregations of the census tracts from the Brazilian census. Only 2010 data is currently available.


read_neighborhood(year = 2010, simplified = TRUE, showProgress = TRUE)



Year of the data. Defaults to 2010


Logic FALSE or TRUE, indicating whether the function should return the data set with 'original' spatial resolution or a data set with 'simplified' geometry. Defaults to TRUE. For spatial analysis and statistics users should set simplified = FALSE. Borders have been simplified by removing vertices of borders using st_simplify{sf} preserving topology with a dTolerance of 100.


Logical. Defaults to TRUE display progress bar.


An "sf" "data.frame" object

See Also

Other general area functions: read_amazon(), read_biomes(), read_census_tract(), read_comparable_areas(), read_conservation_units(), read_country(), read_health_region(), read_immediate_region(), read_intermediate_region(), read_meso_region(), read_micro_region(), read_municipality(), read_region(), read_semiarid(), read_state(), read_statistical_grid(), read_weighting_area()


## Not run:  if (interactive()) {
# Read neighborhoods of Brazilian municipalities
n <- read_neighborhood(year=2010)
## End(Not run)

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