Study On Neighborhood connections Using Link Communities Extraction method

Akishige Nakamura, Masatoshi Hasegawa, Toshiyuki Nakamura, Toshiyuki Yamamoto, Takayuki Morikawa
2020 Journal of the City Planning Institute of Japan  
In many local cities in Japan, securing a means of transport for the elderly is an issue. Therefore local governments operate the community buses. However, it is difficult to achieve sustainable public transport on a uniform basis because the geographical features and traffic service conditions vary from region to region.. In this study, a questionnaire survey was conducted in Kota-cho. We focused on the visiting facilities and purpose of the townspeople, and analyzed the relationships between
more » ... he districts. The results clarified the main bases in Kota-cho and the districts separated from the surroundings of Kota-cho. These obtained results are expected to contribute to the restructuring of the route schedule of community buses and an index when planning new community bus operation plans.
doi:10.11361/journalcpij.55.537 fatcat:u5nngt6ybze75bbuki5dcwetvi