To combine data into larger units. For example a group of points to a polygon, or political subdivisions (provinces) to larger entities (country).

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Aggregating satellite night light data in R

I am working in R and having some difficulties with extracting values from a raster layer. What I am trying to do is aggregate satellite night light data from pixel to polygons. However, when I ...
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Why am I getting small float numbers when aggregating points containing large integer values in QGIS?

I have a layer of points containing the centroids of European NUTS regions at NUTS 3, with population data in the atttribute table. I want to aggregate this population data to NUTS level 1, which is ...
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How to aggregate data which meet certain conditions using QGIS?

I have a point shapefile with meteorological stations which contains three columns, which are: Date: The date on which the measurement has take place (it covers a range of ten years) Id: The ...
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Method for automatic aggregation of polys with sparse data

I am part of a project on presenting health related data on maps. In order to maximize the analytical usefulness of the data, we wish to divide them into as small areas as possible. However, to ...
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How to use PostGIS for tile-based aggregation?

How can I create a tile-based aggregation of polygons with PostgreSQL/PostGIS? The input of such an operation could be the database table with the geometry and the data to aggregate, a bounding box, ...
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Dissolve/aggregate polygons with ogr2ogr or gpc?

I have a large number of polygons representing the boundaries of US counties which I need to merge into as few polygons as possible. Is it possible to do this with non-commercial software, or ...
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level of spatial aggregation of polygons

I am looking for a method that allows me to obtain the spatial aggregation of polygons for each cell of a grid with 10kmx10km resolution. In each cell (10kmx10km), I want to be able to consider that ...
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Spatial Aggregation of attributes from line structures in polygons

maybe someone has an idea how to deal with it (or directly knows the equivalent functions in PostGIS) for the following problem: I have a transport network (something like railways) and the ...
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Postgis: aggregate function for intersection

I have a PostGIS Table with LINESTRINGS. I like to a query that returns all Roads that are connected. So I get a set of unconnected trees (in german 'Wald (Graphentheorie)') pseudo code: select ...
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Aggregating points to grid using R

I have a question with regard to spatial aggregation in R. What I am trying to do is aggregate a point dataset to a grid. I am unsure however how to do this as I have little experience with this sort ...
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UK Postcode District Aggregation

I've had a request recently to generate a map which includes UK Postcode districts, ie aggregations of postcodes based on the first section of the code (NW2, B1, E11 etc.). From what I've read, these ...
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how to aggregate raster values for each grid in a fishnet-like map

here is my problem: I have a raster layer containing the elevation info. and another gridded layer (shapefile type). What I want to do is to calculate the mean elevation within each grid to have a ...
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Area-weighted rasterising of polygon data

I'm looking for any GIS tool to do detailed rasterising of polygons. I've checked GDAL's gdal_rasterize command (and API), and ArcGIS's Polygon to Raster tool, but they only rasterise 1 attribute per ...
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Aggregating Polygons To Meet Privacy Requirements

I have a point feature class representing office locations of all employers in a certain industry. The feature class has an attribute for storing the number of employees working at each office. ...
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How can I aggregate points to polygons?

I am trying to aggregate my data points to the polygons so that I could find out how many points I actually have in each polygon, and then export the data contained within each polygon to further look ...