UScensus2010-package: Helper functions for the UScensus2010-suite of packages


This package helps the user handle the spatial and demographic data available in UScensus2010tract, UScensus2010cdp, UScensus2010county, UScensus2010blkgrp, and UScensus2010blk


Package: UScensus2010
Type: Package
Version: 0.1
Date: 2011-18-11
License: GPL Version 2 or newer
LazyLoad: yes


If you use this package and/or software manual in your work, a citation would be appreciated. References to the current versions are:

Preferred Citation for the Package:

Zack W. Almquist (2010). US Census Spatial and Demographic Data in R: The UScensus2010 Suite of Packages. Journal of Statistical Software, 37(6), 1-31.

Package Citation:

Zack W Almquist (2010). UScensus2010: US Census 2010 Suite of R Packages. R package version 1.00.

Please also cite the original data source and the sp and maptools.

Census 2010 Summary File 1 [name of state1 or United States]/prepared by the U.S. Census Bureau, 2010.

Bivand RS, Pebesma EJ, Gomez-Rubio V (2008). Applied Spatial Data Analysis with R. Springer, New York, NY.


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