Interface to the Australian Statistical Geography Standard

The Australian Statistical Geography Standard ('ASGS') is a set of shapefiles by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. This package provides an interface to those shapefiles, as well as methods for converting coordinates to shapefiles.

Travis build status CRAN-valid entry for the ASGS package


AppVeyor build status

ASGS.foyer 0.2.1

  • Added codetools and spdep to Suggests as they are used in tests. Thanks to CRAN for notifying.

ASGS.foyer 0.2.0

  • install_ASGS: if one of ASGS's dependencies is not installed, install_ASGS now installs it rather than raising an error after the download has taken place. By default, the packages are installed then a second attempt at installation occurs
  • temp.tar.gz now is actually used, rather than having no effect. Thanks to BV for reporting.

ASGS.foyer 0.1.0

  • Added a file to track changes to the package.

Reference manual

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0.3.1 by Hugh Parsonage, 8 months ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Hugh Parsonage [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MPL license

Imports sp, methods, utils

Suggests testthat, spdep, codetools

See at CRAN