netseg: Measures of Network Segregation and Homophily

Segregation is a network-level property such that edges between predefined groups of vertices are relatively less likely. Network homophily is a individual-level tendency to form relations with people who are similar on some attribute (e.g. gender, music taste, social status, etc.). In general homophily leads to segregation, but segregation might arise without homophily. This package implements descriptive indices measuring homophily/segregation. It is a computational companion to Bojanowski & Corten (2014) <doi:10.1016/j.socnet.2014.04.001>.

Version: 1.0-2
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: igraph (≥ 0.6-0)
Suggests: testthat (≥ 2.1.0), knitr, rmarkdown, scales
Published: 2023-07-01
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.netseg
Author: Michal Bojanowski ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Michal Bojanowski <michal2992 at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: netseg citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: netseg results


Reference manual: netseg.pdf
Vignettes: Network Segregation and Homophily


Package source: netseg_1.0-2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): netseg_1.0-2.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): netseg_1.0-2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): netseg_1.0-2.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): netseg_1.0-2.tgz
Old sources: netseg archive


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