A comparison of regional boundaries, codes, and explanation for the change in a data frame, based on the Eurostat correspondence table.

regional_changes_2016

Format

A data_frame:

code13

The geographical code of the territory in the NUTS2013 definition

code16

The geographical code of the territory in the NUTS2016 definition

name

Name of the territorial unit in the Eurostat database

nuts_level

Aggregation level, i.e. 0=national, 1,2,3 for smaller regions.

change

Change with the region, or 'unchanged'

Source

https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/nuts/history, https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/345175/629341/NUTS2013-NUTS2016.xlsx