gender

Predict Gender from Names Using Historical Data

Encodes gender based on names and dates of birth using historical datasets. By using these datasets instead of lists of male and female names, this package is able to more accurately guess the gender of a name, and it is able to report the probability that a name was male or female.

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Package
gender
Type
Package
Title
Predict Gender from Names Using Historical Data
Version
0.5.2
Date
2018-03-06
Description
Encodes gender based on names and dates of birth using historical datasets. By using these datasets instead of lists of male and female names, this package is able to more accurately guess the gender of a name, and it is able to report the probability that a name was male or female.
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Depends
R (>= 3.0.0), utils, stats
Imports
dplyr (>= 0.4.2), httr (>= 1.0.0), jsonlite (>= 0.9.16)
Suggests
genderdata (>= 0.5.0), ggplot2 (>= 1.0.0), knitr (>= 1.11), testthat (>= 0.10.0), rmarkdown (>= 0.9.0), covr
Additional_repositories
http://packages.ropensci.org
LazyData
yes
License
MIT + file LICENSE
VignetteBuilder
knitr
BugReports
https://github.com/ropensci/gender/issues
RoxygenNote
6.0.1
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2018-03-07 16:15:35 UTC; lmullen
Author
Lincoln Mullen [aut, cre], Cameron Blevins [ctb], Ben Schmidt [ctb]
Maintainer
Lincoln Mullen
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2018-03-07 21:17:45 UTC

install.packages('gender')

0.5.2

2 months ago

https://github.com/ropensci/gender

Lincoln Mullen

MIT + file LICENSE

Depends on

R (>= 3.0.0), utils, stats

Imports

dplyr (>= 0.4.2), httr (>= 1.0.0), jsonlite (>= 0.9.16)

Suggests

genderdata (>= 0.5.0), ggplot2 (>= 1.0.0), knitr (>= 1.11), testthat (>= 0.10.0), rmarkdown (>= 0.9.0), covr

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