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Comparative Analysis of Urban Furniture Indicator in Isfahan Metropolis: Marcos Technique Test
M. Akbari *
Department of Geography and Urban Planning, Faculty of Literature and Humanities, Yasouj University, Yasouj, Iran , mahmoodakbari91@yahoo.com
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Aims: Urban furniture is one of the components influencing the appearance of cities, which plays an active role in the functional and aesthetic dynamics of cities. The current research was conducted with the aim of comparative analysis of urban furniture indexes.
Methodology: Using Marcos technique, the indicators related to urban furniture and urban beautification in Isfahan metropolis have been analyzed. The research Method was Quantitative and its data is adapted from the statistics of Isfahan metropolis in 2019. Using Shannon entropy model, the weight of urban furniture indices has been calculated and these weights have been used in Marcos technique. Using the final score of F (K) of Marcos technique, analyze the indicators studied in Isfahan metropolitan.
Findings: The value of Si coefficient for anti ideal (0.151) was obtained and the highest value of this coefficient belonged to region 1 (0.6794). The highest value of K- coefficient (505.4) and the highest value of K + coefficient (0.679) have been obtained, which belongs to region 1 of Isfahan metropolis. The lowest value of these coefficients belonged to 13 Region of Isfahan. Using Marcos technique, the final score of F (K) for Region 1 (0.666), Region 2 (0.283), Region 3 (0.648), Region 4 (0.473), Region 5 (0.503) Region 6 (0.649), Region 7 (0.488), Region 8 (0.465), Region 9 (0.387), Region 10 (0.482), Region 11 (0.397), Region 12 (0.524), region 13 (0.268), region 14 (0.325) and region 15 (0.328) have been obtained.
Conclusion: The final score of Marcos technique for urban furniture indicators in 15 Regions of Isfahan metropolis indicates inequality in the studied indicators.
Keywords: Marcos Technique, Urban Furniture, Isfahan metropolis
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Article Type: Original Research | Subject: Urban Planning
Received: 2021/10/14 | Accepted: 2022/05/12 | Published: 2022/06/20

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