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I have a layer of georeferenced points, and a layer of vectorized borders. Is there a way I can use QGIS to calculate how many points fall within each area of the borders layer?

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There is a tool under vector > analysis tools > points in polygon that does the job.

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You get a new window where you can define the layers

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In the new shapefile there will be a new column with the counts.

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