Scottish Government Urban Rural Classification 2016

2016 Urban Rural Classification. Classification identifying urban and rural areas based on settlement size and drive times. Update on 2013-2014 Classification.


An errata was published on 8th November 2018 as a result of changes to PDF page 16 - In the section headed ‘Analysis of Data Zone changes’ and page 24 - In the section headed ‘Storymap’.

The pdf and html have both been updated within the document to reflect this change.



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