Methodological starting points of regional development analyses
L. Svatošováhttps://doi.org/10.17221/5078-AGRICECONCitation:Svatošová L. (2005): Methodological starting points of regional development analyses. Agric. Econ. – Czech, 51: 64-68.
When assessing regional development, it is necessary to assess and analyze many indicators describing the regions as to the natural and geographical conditions, economic situation, human potential, social levels, environment and others. The data analyzed represent a multidimensional statistical population, where many variables are observed and relationships among these variables exist or may exist. The paper deals with the possibilities of the multivariate statistical data analysis application.Keywords:
multicriterial assessment, available potential of the region, multivariate statistical methods, principal component analysis, cluster analysis, regression analysis