Collection

Rural Urban Classification

Rural areas as defined by the Rural Urban Classification.

The Rural Urban Classification is an Official Statistic used to distinguish rural and urban areas. The Classification defines areas as rural if they are outside settlements with more than 10,000 resident population.

Wherever possible the Rural Urban Classification should be used for statistical analysis.

2011 Census rural urban classification

  1. 2011 Rural Urban Classification

    • Official Statistics
  2. 2011 Census rural analysis - a guide to NOMIS

    • Official Statistics
  3. 2011 Rural Urban Classification leaflet

    • Official Statistics
  4. 2011 Rural-Urban Classification of Local Authorities and other geographies

    • Official Statistics
  5. Guide to applying the 2011 Rural Urban Classification to data

    • Official Statistics

2001 Census rural urban classification

  1. Census 2001 Rural Urban Classification for a range of geographies

    • Official Statistics