The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) is a hierarchical classification of administrative areas, used across the European Union for statistical purposes.
North East (England) is one of 12 NUTS 1 areas in the UK.
The directory below displays its breakdown into NUTS 2, 3 and LAU 1 areas.
|NUTS 2 areas within 'North East (England)':|
|Tees Valley and Durham
Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
|These two NUTS 2 areas are divided into the following NUTS 3 areas:|
|Tees Valley and Durham|
|Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees
|Northumberland and Tyne and Wear|
|These seven NUTS 3 areas are divided into the following LAU 1 areas:|
|Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees|
Redcar and Cleveland
Newcastle upon Tyne