Waldo Tobler (1970)
-Statistical representation of Tobler’s law
-Spatial counterpart of traditional correlation
Degree to which similar values are located in similar locations
Positive SA: income, poverty, vegetation, temperature…
Negative SA: supermarkets, police stations, fire stations, hospitals…
Clustering: do values tend to be close to other (dis)similar values?
Clusters: are there any specific parts of a map with an extraordinary concentration of (dis)similar values?
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