Glossary:Functional urban area

Common term: Functional urban area (FUA); Plural: Functional urban areas (FUAs); Technical terms: city and commuting zone.

Short definition: The functional urban area consists of a city plus its commuting zone, This is defined in the EU-OECD functional urban area definition (EU-OECD FUA). This was formerly known as LUZ (larger urban zone).

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