RecordLinkage: Record Linkage in R

Provides functions for linking and de-duplicating data sets. Methods based on a stochastic approach are implemented as well as classification algorithms from the machine learning domain.

Version: 0.4-8
Depends: R (≥ 2.10.0), DBI, RSQLite (≥ 0.9-1), ff, ffbase
Imports: e1071, rpart, ada, ipred, stats, evd, methods, data.table (≥ 1.7.8), nnet, xtable
LinkingTo: RSQLite
Suggests: RUnit
Published: 2015-05-28
Author: Andreas Borg, Murat Sariyar
Maintainer: Andreas Borg <borga at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: NEWS
In views: OfficialStatistics
CRAN checks: RecordLinkage results


Reference manual: RecordLinkage.pdf
Vignettes: Classes for record linkage of big data sets
Record Linkage with Extreme Value Theory
Supervised Classification
Weight-based deduplication
Package source: RecordLinkage_0.4-8.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: RecordLinkage_0.4-8.tgz, r-oldrel: RecordLinkage_0.4-7.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: RecordLinkage_0.4-8.tgz
Old sources: RecordLinkage archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse enhances: SoundexBR