40 Geographic unit - Germany

Have there been any changes in the region variable (REGIONxx) since the last round?No
Statistical inference possible at the regional level:No
Is your country part of the NUTS nomenclature or Eurostat's statistical regions for EFTA and Candidate countries?Yes

Suggested grouping of the regional categories:

West Germany: DE1, DE2, DE5, DE6, DE7, DE9, DEA, DEB, DEC, DEF, (DE3);

East Germany: DE4, DE8, DED, DEE, DEG, (DE3);

The classification of DE3 (Berlin) as either West or East Germany will depend on the research question.

NUTS level in data fileNUTS1

Geographic units in dataset: