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NUTS: Wales

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:
East 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
Gwynedd
Conwy and Denbighshire
South West Wales
Central Valleys
Gwent Valleys
Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot
Swansea

East Wales Monmouthshire and Newport
Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan
Flintshire and Wrexham
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These 12 NUTS 3 areas are divided into the following LAU 1 areas:
Isle of Anglesey Isle of Anglesey
Gwynedd Gwynedd
Conwy and Denbighshire Conwy
Denbighshire
South West Wales Carmarthenshire
Ceredigion
Pembrokeshire
Central Valleys Merthyr Tydfil
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Gwent Valleys Blaenau Gwent
Caerphilly
Torfaen
Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot Bridgend
Neath Port Talbot
Swansea Swansea
Monmouthshire and Newport Monmouthshire
Newport
Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan Cardiff
Vale of Glamorgan
Flintshire and Wrexham Flintshire
Wrexham
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