Predicting Functional Water Pumps in Tanzania using Random Forests and Logistic Regression in Python Feb 08,2019 Tanzania’s water pumps dataset presented unique set of interesting problems related to data cleaning and predictions. Working on this data required some thinking about the end goal, reading data carefully, paying attention to the... [Read More]
Metropolitan Home Improvment Analysis
Metropolitan Trends Analysis for Home Improvement Spending in 2015 and Projection for 2017 Dec 25,2018 The home improvement spending in 2015 and projections for 2017 almost perfectly overlaps for all 25 metropolitan areas. It’s both good or bad news for the businesses. Good news because the market looks stable without... [Read More]
Global Rankings for Ease of Doing Business
Based on the World Bank's business indicator's, exploring the level of difficutly in doing business around the globe through visualizations.
The World Bank coducts surveys for its Doing Business intiative to measure the level of complexities invloved in doing business in 190 countries around the world. The survey involves various categories to measure each country’s ranking. The rankings are taken seriously by many governments specially the ones who rely heavily... [Read More]
Handling Excel Data in Python pandas
Home Remodeling Analysis Turned Excel Data Handling in Python Dec 14,2018 Excel is more flexible with empty cells/columns but Python pandas will have difficulty readinf such files. These files need some serious cleaning. Data Wrangling is part of the process. This post discusses how I handled the data that looked... [Read More]