Jenks Natural Breaks Classification

“The Jenks Natural Breaks Classification (or Optimization) system is a data classification method designed to optimize the arrangement of a set of values into “natural” classes. A Natural class is the most optimal class range found “naturally” in a data set. A class range is composed of items with similar characteristics that form a “natural” group within a data set.

Source: wiki.gis.com

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