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Factsheet on The Usage of Terms 'Rural' and 'Urban'

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  • Factsheet
  • Keyword(s)

    Information, National Rural Network

    Summary

    This fact sheet was prepared in 2009 by the Rural Network for Northern Ireland in response to a 2005 recommendation of the Interdepartmental Urban-Rural Definition Group. The fact sheet highlights the different categories of classification.

    Country
    & RDP Region(s)

    United Kingdom

  • [UK] Northern Ireland
  • Main purpose

    The purpose of this fact sheet is to prevent the incorrect usage of both the terms `urban` and `rural` in official papers.

    Target audience

    EAFRD Beneficiaries:

  • Farmers
  • Other rural businesses
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Marginalised and Disabled
  • Other EAFRD Beneficiaries

  • Rural Development Stakeholders:

  • NRNs
  • Managing Authorities
  • Other Government
  • LAGs
  • EU Institutions
  • Other Rural Development Stakeholders

  • General Audience:

  • Students
  • Youth
  • General Public
  • Urban Population
  • Rural Population
  • Other General Audience
  • Technical information

    This is a one coloured page fact sheet.

    Date produced

    2009

    Publisher/
    Organiser

    Northern Ireland Rural Development Network

    Distribution & Promotion

    Northern Ireland Rural Development Network

    Name of organisation

    Northern Ireland Rural Development Network

    Type of
    organisation

    National Rural Network

    Image(s)

    File(s)

    Name of contact person

    Aileen Donnelly

    Address

    Rural Development Council Offices, 17 Loy Street, Cookstown,
    Co Tyrone, N. Ireland, BT80 8PZ, UK

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8676 6980