Guide for developing socioeconomic maps
Inter-American Development BankGet the code
What it is?
It is a document in markup language to facilitate the creation of socioeconomic maps using R and with geolocated information from satellite images or other sources. The tool guides from the pre-processing of the information to the final calculation of the map.
This guide was developed in collaboration with the Flowminder foundation.
Why it was developed?
To facilitate the creation of socioeconomic maps with geolocated data freely available on internet pages.
Why are we sharing it?
To disseminate the methodology and facilitate the creation of this type of maps for making policy decisions.
See the manual repository here: https://github.com/EL-BID/tutorial-spatial-modelling-population-welfare-SCL-SPH