Geo-Segregation Analyzer : an open-source software
for calculating residential segregation indices

A multi-platform application

Supported operating systems

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Geo-Segregation Analyzer is an open-source software licensed under GNU LGPL. Developed with the GeoTools library the software can 1) read ESRI Shapefiles (geospatial vector data format); 2) visualize them in one or several views; 3) and calculate forty residential segregation indices.

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Geo-Segregation Analyzer is a multi-language application. A list of supported languages is available below:

  • anglaisEnglish (Philippe Apparicio and Amber Pearson)
  • francaisFrench (Philippe Apparicio)
  • espagnolSpanish (Joan Carles Martori)
  • catalanCatalan (Joan Carles Martori)
  • allemandGerman (Isabel Wiebe)
  • italienItalian (Véronique Chadillon-Farinacci)
  • portugaisPortuguese (Joana Borrero Luz and Débora Allebrandt)
  • creoleCreole (Dominique Mathon)
  • vietnamienVietnamese (Thi-Thanh-Hien Pham)
  • chinoisChinese (Guoying Zeng and Nong Zhu)

If you are interested in translating Geo-Segregation Analyzer to your language, please contact us.


  • 07/10/2012 Version 1.0: First release of Geo-Segregation Analyzer
  • 26/06/2013 Version 1.1: Chinese version available,
    two other indices implemented.
  • 26/03/2016 Version 1.2: Several improvements.
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Geo-Segregation Analyzer is an open source project licensed under the: