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Glossary:Intermediate region

Official and common term: Intermediate region; Plural: Intermediate regions

Short definition: intermediate regions form part of the urban-rural typology, they are NUTS level 3 regions where more than 50 % and up to 80 % of the population live in urban clusters.

Further information

  • See Chapter 5 of Eurostat's Territorial typologies manual

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