Non Standard Geography Codes and Labels
Data and Resources
Special Health Boards and National FacilitiesCSV
Non standard 6 digit alphanumeric code to indicate Special Health Boards...
Strategic Business UnitsCSV
Non standard 9 digit alphanumeric code (SBU08) to indicate the Strategic...
Custom Grouped GeographiesCSV
Non standard 9 digit alphanumeric code (GR08) to indicate grouped geographies...
Other Residential CategoriesCSV
Non standard 6 digit alphanumeric code (RA27) which indicates custom...
|Author||Open Data Team|
|Last Updated||February 25, 2021, 12:18 (GMT)|
|Created||March 21, 2018, 14:38 (GMT)|
|Release Date||March 2018|
|Contact Address||Public Health Scotland, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 9EB|
|Frequency||Ad hoc, as geographical boundaries are updated|
|Time frame of data and timeliness||There is no delay between release of updated geographies and release of the data.|
|Coverage||Custom geographies in Scotland|
|Concepts and definitions||Non standard geographies are categories that do not have an official geography code in the Standard Geography Code Register, such as special health boards, national facilities and residential categories that are essential in reporting but cannot be mapped to a specific area. The 6-digit format was chosen to differentiate non-standard geography codes from standard 9-digit codes issued by the Government Statistical Service (GSS).|
|Disclosure||No disclosure has been applied|
|Revision statement||These data are not subject to planned major revisions.|
|Official statistics designation||Non Official Statistics|
|Relevance and key uses of the statistics||Essential geographic reference data for non standard geography codes.|