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Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification 2007-2008

DescriptionData zone classification identifying urban and rural areas based on settlement size and drive times. Update on 2005-2006 publication.
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Official Print Publication DateAugust 2008
Website Publication DateAugust 07, 2008

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ISBN 978 0 7559 5823 8

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Contents

Introduction
Frequently Asked Questions
Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification Maps
Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification Statistics by Local Authority, Health Board and Scottish Parliamentary Constituency
Boundary Guidance
Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification Guidance
Annex A: Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification Methodology
Annex B: Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification Licence

Downloadable files:

2007-08 Urban Rural 6-fold classification shapefile

2007-08 Urban Rural 8-fold classification shapefile

2007-08 Urban Rural Classification Lookup files

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