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Regions in the European Union, nomenclatura of territotrial units for statistics NUTS 2013/EU-28 /, Eurostat

Summary
The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) was drawn up by Eurostat over 30 years ago in order to provide a breakdown of the economic territory of the European Union into territorial units for the production of regional statistics and for targeting political interventions at a regional level. The NUTS classification has been used in EU legislation since 1988, however, it was only encoded into a formal Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council in 2003. The NUTS classification can normally only be amended after at least three years have passed since the previous version. The first two amendments were established in 2006 and 2010. This publication covers the third, regular revision of the NUTS regions, called ‘NUTS 2013’. It came into effect on 1 January 2015 and replaces the NUTS 2010. A fourth, extraordinary amendment was organized in 2014 following a substantial reorganisation of the administrative structure in Portugal. The changes resulting from this amendment are also reflected in this publication
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (140 p.) :, tabl ;
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9789279386572

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