40 Geographic unit - United Kingdom

Geographic units in dataset:

Correspondence with NUTS:

These regions are compatible with NUTS Level 1

Statistical inference possible at the regional level:No

Suggested grouping of the regional categories:

The sample sizes vary by region. This is mainly due to the varyiation in population sizes between them. An appropriate grouping would be as shown below, however, this till leaves some small regions such as Wales and Northernm Ireland)

North (North East, North West, Yorkshire & Humberside)

Midlands (East Midlands, West Midlands)

South (East of England, South East, South West)

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland