Areas with urban character 2012

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Areas with urban character 2012

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Areas with urban character 2012 is a new typology developed by the Federal Statistical Office for seeing Switzerland's urban structures from a statistical viewpoint. It uses a reproducible algorithm incorporating both morphological and functional criteria. Uniform criteria and thresholds are used to assign a category to every single municipality in Switzerland.

Language EN
Other languages IT , FR , DE
Type Publication
Published on 18.12.2014
Published by Federal Statistical Office
Theme Statistical basis and overviews / Sustainable development, regional and international disparities
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FSO number 1477-1200
Associated documents Areas with urban character 2012



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