Information on Eurostat geographies (Nomenclature of Units for Territorial Statistics (NUTS) and Local Administrative Units (LAU)) can be found in the downloads below, and in the Beginner's Guide section of the website.
Names and codes files are in CSV format, with accompanying metadata in HTML format.
CSV files can be read in MS Excel format and all common database applications, HTML files can be displayed in any internet browser.
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Files can be downloaded free of charge by following the links below.
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NUTS, Level 1 (4.8 Kb ZIP)
NUTS, Level 2 (5.1 Kb ZIP)
NUTS, Level 3 (6.1 Kb ZIP)
LAU, Level 1 (8.1 Kb ZIP)
LAU, Level 2 (90.7 Kb ZIP)