Comparing Name Nationality Classification Services
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Comparing Name Nationality Classification Services

by NamSor [homepage] (http://www.namsor.com)

This is a companion project for the blog post https://blog.namsor.com/2017/09/27/visually-comparing-name-nationality-classification-services/

Description

A first sample of 70 000 names was processed by NamePrism nationality and ethnicity classifiers, as well as NamSor Origin and Diaspora classifiers.

Reading the outputs

The /outputs directory contains

  • the raw outputs from NamePrism
  • counts of classification occurences according to NamePrism 'Nationality' and NamSor 'Origin' taxonomies
  • counts of classification occurences according to NamePrism 'Ethnicity' and NamSor 'Diaspora' taxonomies

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