Wuhan University Journal of Natural Sciences

, Volume 20, Issue 5, pp 445–454 | Cite as

Space expression of industry status using GIS and SWOT analysis

Take the planning area in Lu’an as an example
Engineering Science


On the basis of sufficient understanding about the general situation of the Lu’an planning area, Anhui Province, this paper uses strengths weakness opportunity threats (SWOT) analysis to analyze the internal and external factors of the development of the planning area itself; then it analyzes the industrial cluster situation in the planning area, and uses GIS space analysis to analyze the industry status of the planning area, integrating it with the geographic space expression to provide references for formulating the economic development program of the Lu’an planning area.


Lu’an planning area strengths weakness opportunity threats (SWOT) analysis space mapping economy industry 

CLC number

P283.8 TU982 F062.5 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Research Institute of Scientific and Technological DevelopmentWuhan UniversityWuhan, HubeiChina
  2. 2.College of Urban and Environmental ScienceCentral China Normal UniversityWuhan, HubeiChina

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