euro_example: NUTS-2 Level Geodata and Compositional Data for Europe

Description Usage Format Details Source

Description

A simple-features dataframe containing the NUTS-2 level polygons of European regions along with regional compositional data on education and labor-force.

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 312 rows and 9 variables:

id

NUTS-2 code.

name

Name of NUTS-2 region.

ed_0to2

Share of population with highest attained education "lower secondary or less".

ed_3to4

Share of population with highest attained education "upper secondary".

ed_5to8

Share of population with highest attained education "tertiary".

lf_pri

Share of labor-force in primary sector.

lf_sec

Share of labor-force in secondary sector.

lf_ter

Share of labor-force in tertiary sector.

geometry

Polygon outlines for regions in sf package format.

Details

Variables starting with "ed" refer to the relative share of population ages 25 to 64 by educational attainment in the European NUTS-2 regions 2016.

Variables starting with "lf" refer to the relative share of workers by labor-force sector in the European NUTS-2 regions 2016. The original NACE (rev. 2) codes have been recoded into the three sectors "primary" (A), "secondary" (B-E & F) and "tertiary" (all other NACE codes).

Source

Derived from Eurostats European Geodata. (c) EuroGeographics for the administrative boundaries. http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/gisco/geodata/reference-data/administrative-units-statistical-units/

Education data derived from Eurostats table "edat_lfse_04".

Labor-force data derived from Eurostats table "lfst_r_lfe2en2".


tricolore documentation built on Sept. 21, 2018, 6:30 p.m.