PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY ›› 2008, Vol. 27 ›› Issue (4): 75-81.doi: 10.11820/dlkxjz.2008.04.011

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The Pr incipium Resear ch of Community Lodgeable Polar ization in Dalian

LI Xueming, LIU Xiuyang, JI Baocheng   

  1. Urban and Environmental College of Liaoning Normal University, Dalian 116029
  • Received:2008-04-01 Revised:2008-07-01 Online:2008-07-25 Published:2008-07-25


By the research of the community lodgeable status,we can estimate the city lodgeable and offer the advice and guidance for the community programming of city. This article makes an investigation on Dalian's community by questionnaires, We made a full consideration to the representation and multi - level characteristics of the appraisal factors, and selected 6 second- level indexes and 24 monomial indexes to establish an index system; make use of the basis analysis, we can receive the preference chart of community lodgeable; and make a preliminary appraisal on community lodgeable status in Dalian using analytic hierarchy process and geographic information system software Surfer 8.0 unifies. Finally, by Peach, s differentiation degree conception, we could receive the polarization indexes of the community lodgeable, and the index is 27.6. The findings indicated that, the whole appraisal of the community lodgeable of Dalian is good; there is difference among the four downtown districts. The high lodgeable status areas are distributed in the eco- environmental scenic spots, the commerce activity centers and the administration centers.

Key words: community, lodgeable city, lodgeable indexes, polarization indexes, Surfer8.0