ISBN-10:
158948116X
ISBN-13:
9781589481169
Pub. Date:
07/01/2005
Publisher:
ESRI Press
The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis: Volume 2: Spatial Measurements and Statistics / Edition 1

The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis: Volume 2: Spatial Measurements and Statistics / Edition 1

by Andy Mitchell

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589481169
Publisher: ESRI Press
Publication date: 07/01/2005
Series: Esri Guide to GIS Analysis Series , #2
Pages: 252
Sales rank: 611,778
Product dimensions: 7.58(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.63(d)

About the Author

Andy Mitchell is the author of The ESRI Guide to GIS Analysis, Volume 1: Geographic Patterns and Relationships (Esri Press, 1999) and The Esri Guide to GIS Analysis, Volume 3: Modeling Suitability, Movement, and Interaction (Esri Press, 2012).

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: Introducing Spatial Measurements and Statistics

What are spatial measurements and statistics?

Geographic analysis with statistics

Understanding Data Distributions

Chapter 2: Measuring Geographic Distributions

Why measure geographic distributions?

Finding the center

Measuring the compactness of the distribution

Measuring orientation and direction

References and further reading

Testing Statistical Significance

Chapter 3: Identifying Patterns

Why identify geographic patterns?

Using statistics to identify patterns

Measuring the pattern of feature locations

Measuring the spatial pattern of feature values

References and further reading

Defining Spatial Neighborhoods And Weights

Chapter 4: Identifying Clusters

Why identify spatial clusters?

Using statistics to identify clusters

Finding clusters of features

Finding clusters of similar values

References and further reading

Using Statistics With Geographic Data

Chapter 5: Analyzing Geographic Relationships

Why analyze geographic relationships?

Using statistics to analyze relationships

Identifying geographic relationships

Analyzing geographic processes

References and further reading

Data credits

Software credits

Index

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