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Advice on Finding International Datasets (01_11)

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In this video I introduced administrative divisions as formally agreed country subdivisions. This is true, but it’s more complicated than I could explain in my slides. ADM1 levels are part of the formal ISO-3166-2 standard but this does not include levels ADM2 through to ADM5. For a human readable breakdown of the lower level administrative divisions I recommend reading Wikipedia’s list of administrative divisions.

If you’re looking for a country’s Census or Statistics Offices I’d recommend searching:

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