Geographically Weighted Regression

C Brunsdon, S Fotheringham, M Charlton

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    Abstract

    In regression models where the cases are geographical locations, sometimes regression coefficients do not remain fixed over space. A technique for exploring this phenomenon, geographically weighted regression is introduced. A related Monte Carte significance test for spatial non-stationarity is also considered. Finally, an example of the method is given, using limiting long term illness data from the 1991 UK census.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)431-443
    Number of pages13
    JournalThe Statistician
    Volume47
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Sept 1998

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