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Spatial Analytics with ArcGIS by Eric Pimpler

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Data preparation

Let's get prepared to learn about modeling vehicle theft with Regression Analysis by performing the following steps:

  1. The first step in this section is to find, download, and prepare a census blocks dataset for the Seattle, WA area, containing a range of demographic and socio-economic variables. It's beyond the scope of this chapter to go through every detail of how to accomplish this task. Instead, I'll provide a broad overview of this process, and then you'll use your ArcGIS Desktop skills to accomplish the task.
  2. The American Community Survey (ACS) is a monthly survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. It is sent to 3.5 million addresses per year to produce detailed population and housing estimates. This data is released ...

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