Types of Variables

Types of Variables There are 4 types of variables namely nominal, ordinal, interval & ratio. These are further classified as qualitative and quantitative. Qualitative – Nominal & Ordinal Quantitative – Interval & Ratio Nominal Variables Also called as discrete/qualitative or categorical variables. These can only me used for qualitative classification. Categories can be 2 or


GIS Application in Urban Planning Projects

Use of GIS Application in Urban Planning Projects GIS Application help us in forecasting & analysing the undesirable outcomes by preparing model. The greatest risk involved in any project is that the decisions made in haste will prove too costly to implement. To avoid those bad experiences, GIS professionals, experts analysts and planners need to have a well-defined


Who uses GIS Software – Organisations and Departments

Who uses GIS

Who uses GIS GIS software is being used widely in almost all fields. GIS softwares are used by individual people, communities, research institutions, environmental scientists, health organisations, land use planners, businesses, and government agencies at all levels. Uses range from information storage; spatial pattern identification; visual presentation of spatial relationships; remote sensing – all sometimes made available


Geographic Information System (GIS) in Urban Planning

GIS

What is GIS or Geographic Information System A GIS or geographic information system integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analyzing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information. A GIS helps you in answering question and solve problems by analysing the data provided and making it easier to understand and share. Geographic Information System  is one of the


Classification of Towns as per Census of India 2011

Census classification of towns

Classification of Towns Classification of towns can be done on a number of basis and different countries and organizations use different classification of towns. It can be on basis of income level, education level, according to per capita income etc. Classification of Towns as per census All places with a municipality, corporation, cantonment board or


Development plan & scope of development Plan as per UDPFI Guidelines

What is a Development Plan Development plan prepared within the framework of the approved perspective plan is a medium-term (5 years) comprehensive plan of spatio-economic development of the urban centre. The objective of a development plan is to provide further necessary details and intended actions in the form of strategies and physical proposals for various