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View the metadata for the areas on the Dashboard

To view the metadata for the areas, click on the area name.

The metadata for the areas has the following information:

  • Description (if a description has been given for that area)
  • Definition (how the areas was created; drawn on map, based on postcodes, based on standard area, shapefile)
  • Creation date
  • Creator
  • Constituent Regions (the codes of the constituent regions ie. OA, LSOA, MSOA or LA).