synthACS: Synthetic Microdata and Spatial MicroSimulation Modeling for ACS Data

Provides access to curated American Community Survey (ACS) base tables via a wrapper to library(acs). Builds synthetic micro-datasets at any user-specified geographic level with ten default attributes; and, conducts spatial microsimulation modeling (SMSM) via simulated annealing. SMSM is conducted in parallel by default. Lastly, we provide functionality for data-extensibility of micro-datasets.

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Package details

AuthorAlex Whitworth [aut, cre]
MaintainerAlex Whitworth <whitworth.alex@gmail.com>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version1.6.0
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("synthACS")

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synthACS documentation built on July 2, 2020, 2:29 a.m.