Geographical identifiers in Understanding Society Version 1
AbstractA range of geographical identifiers are being made available for Understanding Society which allow researchers to merge external data at different geographical levels to individuals responses. Examples of geographical identifiers at higher level include country and Government Office Region; at medium level Local Authority Districts and Travel to Work Areas; at lower level Lower Layer Super Output Areas. This paper provides a brief introduction to UK geography, gives an overview of the geo-codes available for use with Understanding Society and provides documentation of the variables.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Understanding Society at the Institute for Social and Economic Research in its series Understanding Society Working Paper Series with number 2011-01.
Date of creation: 09 Mar 2011
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