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 individualâ€™s 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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