The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) is a hierarchical classification of administrative areas,, used across the European Union (EU) for statistical purposes.
Wales is one of 12 NUTS 1 areas in the UK.
The table below shows the breakdown into NUTS 2 and 3 and LAU (local administrative unit) 1 areas.
|NUTS 2 areas in Wales:|
West Wales and the Valleys
|These two NUTS 2 areas are divided into the following NUTS 3 areas:|
|West Wales and the Valleys||
Isle of Anglesey
|East Wales||Monmouthshire and Newport
Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan
Flintshire and Wrexham
|These 12 NUTS 3 areas are divided into the following LAU 1 areas:|
|Isle of Anglesey||Isle of Anglesey|
|Conwy and Denbighshire||Conwy
|South West Wales||Carmarthenshire
|Central Valleys||Merthyr Tydfil
Rhondda Cynon Taf
|Gwent Valleys||Blaenau Gwent
|Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot||Bridgend
Neath Port Talbot
|Monmouthshire and Newport||Monmouthshire
|Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan||Cardiff
Vale of Glamorgan
|Flintshire and Wrexham||Flintshire