gerrymandr/mandeR: Compactness Measures

Calculates a variety of compactness measures, which are useful for detecting and analyzing gerrymandering of electoral districts. Measures provided include Polsby-Popper, Area/Convex Hull, Schwartzberg, and Reock. The package accounts for many possible ambiguities in the way these scores are defined. Interfaces for efficiently processing bulk data without intermediate loading are provided.

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AuthorRichard Barnes [aut, cre], John Connors [ctb], Frank Warmerdam [cph], Viktor Kirilov [cph]
MaintainerRichard Barnes <[email protected]>
LicenseMIT + file LICENCE
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
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