Volume 19, No. 5, 2022

Ethnicity Classification From Face Images, Literature Review

Zahraa Shahad Marzoog , Dr. Manal Hussein Nawir , Dr. Manal Hussein Nawir , Fatima Al Zegair


Race classification has been a long-term challenge in the field of face recognition recently. As it is a key-demographic trait of individuals, it has been employed in real-world applications; for example, surveillance videos and online advertisement, Human-Computer Interaction, law enforcement, and demographic and biometric research. Consequently, different approaches have been suggested to tackle the race classification problems. This paper presents a literature review of state-of-art research that address the ethnic classification problem.

Pages: 190-195

Keywords: Race classification, ethnicity classification, Deep learning, Convolution Neural Network.

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