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GEOCODED STATISTICS

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Definition:
In general all statistics are somehow geocoded meaning that they are referred to a regional reference system using alphanumerical codes of areas or locations (e.g. names, numbers).

Context:
National Data refer to a whole country, regional data refer to smaller areas (mostly administrative regions, like the European NUTS regions, divided in 3 levels).

Source Publication:
Manual of concepts on Land Cover and Land Use Information Systems, Doc. ESTAT/LAND/31rev1, p.85.

Statistical Theme: Agriculture and fisheries statistics

Created on Thursday, August 26, 2004

Last updated on Wednesday, November 30, 2005