Concept variable

Basic statistical unit

  Norwegian (bokmål)
Name Basic statistical unit
Definition The purpose of dividing the municipalities in basic statistical units is to establish small, stable geographical units giving a flexible basis for presentation of regional statistics. Basic statistical units are geographically coherent and shall be as homogeneous as possible with respect to natural conditions, economic base, communication and building structure.
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Owner 320 - Division for population statistics
Statistical unit Region
Subject 00.00.20 - Regional
Classification Classification of statistical tract and basic statistical unit