elect80

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1980 Presidential election results

A data set for 1980 Presidential election results covering 3,107 US counties using geographical coordinates. In addition, three spatial neighbour objects, k4 not using Great Circle distances, dll using Great Circle distances, and e80_queen of Queen contiguities for equivalent County polygons taken from file co1980p020.tar.gz on the USGS National Atlas site, and a spatial weights object imported from elect.ford - a 4-nearest neighbour non-GC row-standardised object, but with coercion to symmetry.

Keywords
datasets
Usage
data(elect80)
Format

A SpatialPointsDataFrame with 3107 observations on the following 7 variables.

Source

Pace, R. Kelley and Ronald Barry. 1997. "Quick Computation of Spatial Autoregressive Estimators", in Geographical Analysis; sourced from the data folder in the Spatial Econometrics Toolbox for Matlab, http://www.spatial-econometrics.com/html/jplv7.zip, files elect.dat and elect.ford (with the final line dropped).

Aliases
  • elect80
  • elect80_lw
  • k4
  • dll
  • e80_queen
Examples
data(elect80)
Documentation reproduced from package spdep, version 0.6-9, License: GPL (>= 2)

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