Maps are an excellent means of visualising and understanding geography, and the Beginners' Guide to UK Geography is accordingly supported by a range of reference maps.
These can be downloaded directly by clicking on the appropriate link.
The maps may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium for research, private study or internal circulation within an organisation, subject to being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Any other use of the material is prohibited without prior permission - please contact us.
Administrative geography maps
Health geography maps
Electoral geography maps
Note: These are the boundaries that were in force on the day of the 2010 general election.
The boundaries for England and Wales have both changed since the previous general election.
Those for Scotland remain the same as at the May 2005 general election.
NUTS / LAU area maps - NUTS levels 1, 2 and 3 and LAU level 1
Maps of other geographies
Output Area and Super Output Area Maps
Reference (outline) PDF maps showing output areas and super output areas, used to present census statistics. Select a region to download a PDF map of output areas or super output areas for 2011. If any 2001 output area and super output area maps are required, please contact ONS Geography customer service.