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2014-1 Postcode Extract Files

2014-1 Postcode Extract Files

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Corrections and Revisions
We have made some small revisions to the files below since they were initially published. For more details please refer to the Geography Revisions and Corrections page.

Postcode Boundaries Scotland - 2014-1
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Postcode District Boundaries Scotland - 2014-1
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Postcode Sector Boundaries Scotland - 2014-1
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Grid References Scotland - 2014-1
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Postcode Index Scotland - 2014-1
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Geography Metadata - 2014-1
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Bulletin - 2014-1 Release: Important Information
(PDF) (47 Kb)

Data Dictionary - 2014-1
(PDF) (283 Kb)

Mismatch between Council area and 2014 Health Board area (PDF 85 Kb)
For the 2014/1 extract we added the 2014 Health Board area codes retrospectively to the database which has caused a slight mismatch between the Council and Health Board relationship on a small number of the records. This file contains a list of the deleted small user postcodes that were affected.

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