Binford's Hunter-Gatherer Data

Binford's hunter-gatherer data includes more than 200 variables coding aspects of hunter-gatherer subsistence, mobility, and social organization for 339 ethnographically documented groups of hunter-gatherers.

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This package contains datasets used in:

This package contains two datasets:

  • LRB: environmental and hunter-gatherer data used in Binford's book
  • LRBkey: key to the LRB data frame

The data were obtained from Amber Johnson's website on 31 Jul 2016:


binford 0.1.0

  • First release to CRAN
  • Added a file to track changes to the package.

Reference manual

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0.1.0 by Ben Marwick, 5 years ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Ben Marwick [aut, cre] , Amber Johnson [aut] , Doug White [aut] , E. Anthon Eff [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

Suggests dplyr

See at CRAN