Regulation (EC) No 1888/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 October 2005 amending Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 on the establishment of a common classification of territorial units for statistics (NUTS) by reason of the accession of th

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25.11.2005   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 309/1

REGULATION (EC) No 1888/2005 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL

of 26 October 2005
amending Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 on the establishment of a common classification of territorial units for statistics (NUTS) by reason of the accession of the Czech Republic, Estonia, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Malta, Poland, Slovenia and Slovakia to the European Union
THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,
Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community, and in particular Article 285(1) thereof,
Having regard to the proposal from the Commission,
Having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee (1),
After consulting the Committee of the Regions,
Acting in accordance with the procedure laid down in Article 251 of the Treaty (2),
Whereas:

(1)

Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 (3) constitutes the legal framework for the regional classification in order to enable the collection, compilation and dissemination of harmonised regional statistics in the Community.

(2)

All Member States' statistics transmitted to the Commission, which are broken down by territorial units, should use the NUTS classification, where applicable.

(3)

It is necessary to adapt the Annexes to Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 to take into account the accession of the Czech Republic, Estonia, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Malta, Poland, Slovenia and Slovakia to the European Union.

(4)

Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 should therefore be amended accordingly,
HAVE ADOPTED THIS REGULATION:
Article 1
Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 is amended as follows:

1.

Annex I is amended in accordance with the text shown in Annex I to this Regulation.

2.

Annexes II and III are replaced by the text appearing in Annex II and in Annex III to this Regulation.
Article 2
This Regulation shall enter into force on the day following its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.
Done at Strasbourg, 26 October 2005.


For the European Parliament


The President

J. BORRELL FONTELLES




For the Council


The President

D. ALEXANDER




(1)  OJ C 157, 28.6.2005, p. 149.

(2)  Opinion of the European Parliament of 12 April 2005 (not yet published in the Official Journal) and Council Decision of 19 September 2005.

(3)  OJ L 154, 21.6.2003, p. 1.

ANNEX I
Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 is amended as follows:

1.
The following table is inserted between BE — BELGIQUE/BELGIË and DK — DANMARK:
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

CZ

ČESKÁ REPUBLIKA

 

 

CZ0

ČESKÁ REPUBLIKA

 

 

CZ01

 

Praha

 

CZ010

 

 

Hlavní město Praha

CZ02

 

Střední Čechy

 

CZ020

 

 

Středočeský kraj

CZ03

 

Jihozápad

 

CZ031

 

 

Jihočeský kraj

CZ032

 

 

Plzeňský kraj

CZ04

 

Severozápad

 

CZ041

 

 

Karlovarský kraj

CZ042

 

 

Ústecký kraj

CZ05

 

Severovýchod

 

CZ051

 

 

Liberecký kraj

CZ052

 

 

Královéhradecký kraj

CZ053

 

 

Pardubický kraj

CZ06

 

Jihovýchod

 

CZ061

 

 

Vysočina

CZ062

 

 

Jihomoravský kraj

CZ07

 

Střední Morava

 

CZ071

 

 

Olomoucký kraj

CZ072

 

 

Zlínský kraj

CZ08

 

Moravskoslezsko

 

CZ080

 

 

Moravskoslezský kraj

CZZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

CZZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

CZZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’

2.
The following table is inserted between DE — DEUTSCHLAND and GR — ΕΛΛΑΔΑ (Ellada):
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

EE

EESTI

 

 

EE0

EESTI

 

 

EE00

 

Eesti

 

EE001

 

 

Põhja-Eesti

EE004

 

 

Lääne-Eesti

EE006

 

 

Kesk-Eesti

EE007

 

 

Kirde-Eesti

EE008

 

 

Lõuna-Eesti

EEZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

EEZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

EEZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’

3.
The following table is inserted between IT — ITALIA and LU — LUXEMBOURG (GRAND-DUCHÉ):
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

CY

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ/KIBRIS

 

 

CY0

ΚΥΠΡΟΣ/KIBRIS

 

 

CY00

 

Κύπρος/Kıbrıs

 

CY000

 

 

Κύπρος/Kıbrıs

CYZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

CYZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

CYZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio

LV

LATVIJA

 

 

LV0

LATVIJA

 

 

LV00

 

Latvija

 

LV003

 

 

Kurzeme

LV005

 

 

Latgale

LV006

 

 

Rīga

LV007

 

 

Pierīga

LV008

 

 

Vidzeme

LV009

 

 

Zemgale

LVZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

LVZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

LVZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio

LT

LIETUVA

 

 

LT0

LIETUVA

 

 

LT00

 

Lietuva

 

LT001

 

 

Alytaus apskritis

LT002

 

 

Kauno apskritis

LT003

 

 

Klaipėdos apskritis

LT004

 

 

Marijampolės apskritis

LT005

 

 

Panevėžio apskritis

LT006

 

 

Šiaulių apskritis

LT007

 

 

Tauragės apskritis

LT008

 

 

Telšių apskritis

LT009

 

 

Utenos apskritis

LT00A

 

 

Vilniaus apskritis

LTZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

LTZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

LTZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’

4.
The following table is inserted between LU — LUXEMBOURG (GRAND-DUCHÉ) and NL — NEDERLAND:
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

HU

MAGYARORSZÁG

 

 

HU1

KÖZÉP-MAGYARORSZÁG

 

 

HU10

 

Közép-Magyarország

 

HU101

 

 

Budapest

HU102

 

 

Pest

HU2

DUNÁNTÚL

 

 

HU21

 

Közép-Dunántúl

 

HU211

 

 

Fejér

HU212

 

 

Komárom-Esztergom

HU213

 

 

Veszprém

HU22

 

Nyugat-Dunántúl

 

HU221

 

 

Győr-Moson-Sopron

HU222

 

 

Vas

HU223

 

 

Zala

HU23

 

Dél-Dunántúl

 

HU231

 

 

Baranya

HU232

 

 

Somogy

HU233

 

 

Tolna

HU3

ALFÖLD ÉS ÉSZAK

 

 

HU31

 

Észak-Magyarország

 

HU311

 

 

Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén

HU312

 

 

Heves

HU313

 

 

Nógrád

HU32

 

Észak-Alföld

 

HU321

 

 

Hajdú-Bihar

HU322

 

 

Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok

HU323

 

 

Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg

HU33

 

Dél-Alföld

 

HU331

 

 

Bács-Kiskun

HU332

 

 

Békés

HU333

 

 

Csongrád

HUZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

HUZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

HUZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio

MT

MALTA

 

 

MT0

MALTA

 

 

MT00

 

Malta

 

MT001

 

 

Malta

MT002

 

 

Gozo and Comino/Għawdex u Kemmuna

MTZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

MTZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

MTZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’

5.
The following table is inserted between AT — ÖSTERREICH and PT — PORTUGAL:
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

PL

POLSKA

 

 

PL1

CENTRALNY

 

 

PL11

 

Łódzkie

 

PL111

 

 

Łódzki

PL112

 

 

Piotrkowsko-skierniewicki

PL113

 

 

Miasto Łódź

PL12

 

Mazowieckie

 

PL121

 

 

Ciechanowsko-płocki

PL122

 

 

Ostrołęcko-siedlecki

PL124

 

 

Radomski

PL126

 

 

Warszawski

PL127

 

 

Miasto Warszawa

PL2

POŁUDNIOWY

 

 

PL21

 

Małopolskie

 

PL211

 

 

Krakowsko-tarnowski

PL212

 

 

Nowosądecki

PL213

 

 

Miasto Kraków

PL22

 

Śląskie

 

PL224

 

 

Częstochowski

PL225

 

 

Bielsko-bialski

PL226

 

 

Centralny śląski

PL227

 

 

Rybnicko-jastrzębski

PL3

WSCHODNI

 

 

PL31

 

Lubelskie

 

PL311

 

 

Bialskopodlaski

PL312

 

 

Chełmsko-zamojski

PL313

 

 

Lubelski

PL32

 

Podkarpackie

 

PL321

 

 

Rzeszowsko-tarnobrzeski

PL322

 

 

Krośnieńsko-przemyski

PL33

 

Świętokrzyskie

 

PL330

 

 

Świętokrzyski

PL34

 

Podlaskie

 

PL341

 

 

Białostocko-suwalski

PL342

 

 

Łomżyński

PL4

PÓŁNOCNO-ZACHODNI

 

 

PL41

 

Wielkopolskie

 

PL411

 

 

Pilski

PL412

 

 

Poznański

PL413

 

 

Kaliski

PL414

 

 

Koniński

PL415

 

 

Miasto Poznań

PL42

 

Zachodniopomorskie

 

PL421

 

 

Szczeciński

PL422

 

 

Koszaliński

PL43

 

Lubuskie

 

PL431

 

 

Gorzowski

PL432

 

 

Zielonogórski

PL5

POŁUDNIOWO-ZACHODNI

 

 

PL51

 

Dolnośląskie

 

PL511

 

 

Jeleniogórsko-wałbrzyski

PL512

 

 

Legnicki

PL513

 

 

Wrocławski

PL514

 

 

Miasto Wrocław

PL52

 

Opolskie

 

PL520

 

 

Opolski

PL6

PÓŁNOCNY

 

 

PL61

 

Kujawsko-pomorskie

 

PL611

 

 

Bydgoski

PL612

 

 

Toruńsko-włocławski

PL62

 

Warmińsko-mazurskie

 

PL621

 

 

Elbląski

PL622

 

 

Olsztyński

PL623

 

 

Ełcki

PL63

 

Pomorskie

 

PL631

 

 

Słupski

PL632

 

 

Gdański

PL633

 

 

Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot

PLZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

PLZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

PLZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’

6.
The following table is inserted between PT — PORTUGAL and FI — SUOMI/FINLAND:
‘Code

Nuts 1

Nuts 2

Nuts 3

SI

SLOVENIJA

 

 

SI0

SLOVENIJA

 

 

SI00

 

Slovenija

 

SI001

 

 

Pomurska

SI002

 

 

Podravska

SI003

 

 

Koroška

SI004

 

 

Savinjska

SI005

 

 

Zasavska

SI006

 

 

Spodnjeposavska

SI009

 

 

Gorenjska

SI00A

 

 

Notranjsko-kraška

SI00B

 

 

Goriška

SI00C

 

 

Obalno-kraška

SI00D

 

 

Jugovzhodna Slovenija

SI00E

 

 

Osrednjeslovenska

SIZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

SIZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

SIZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio

SK

SLOVENSKÁ REPUBLIKA

 

 

SK0

SLOVENSKÁ REPUBLIKA

 

 

SK01

 

Bratislavský kraj

 

SK010

 

 

Bratislavský kraj

SK02

 

Západné Slovensko

 

SK021

 

 

Trnavský kraj

SK022

 

 

Trenčiansky kraj

SK023

 

 

Nitriansky kraj

SK03

 

Stredné Slovensko

 

SK031

 

 

Žilinský kraj

SK032

 

 

Banskobystrický kraj

SK04

 

Východné Slovensko

 

SK041

 

 

Prešovský kraj

SK042

 

 

Košický kraj

SKZ

EXTRA-REGIO

 

 

SKZZ

 

Extra-Regio

 

SKZZZ

 

 

Extra-Regio’


ANNEX II


‘ANNEX II
Existing administrative units
At NUTS level 1 for Belgium “Gewesten/Régions”, for Germany “Länder”, for Portugal “Continente”, “Região dos Açores” and “Região da Madeira”, and for the United Kingdom: Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Government Office Regions of England.
At NUTS level 2 for Belgium “Provincies/Provinces”, for Germany “Regierungsbezirke”, for Greece “periferies”, for Spain “comunidades y ciudades autónomas”, for France “régions”, for Ireland “regions”, for Italy “regioni”, for the Netherlands “provincies”, for Austria “Länder” and for Poland “województwa”.
At NUTS level 3 for Belgium “arrondissementen/arrondissements”, for the Czech Republic “Kraje”, for Denmark “Amtskommuner”, for Germany “Kreise/kreisfreie Städte”, for Greece “nomoi”, for Spain “provincias”, for France “départements”, for Ireland “regional authority regions”, for Italy “provincie”, for Lithuania “Apskritis”, for Hungary “megyék”, for the Slovak Republic “Kraje”, for Sweden “län” and for Finland “maakunnat/landskap”.’




ANNEX III


‘ANNEX III
Smaller administrative units
For Belgium “Gemeenten/Communes”, for the Czech Republic “Obce”, for Denmark “Kommuner”, for Germany “Gemeinden”, for Estonia “Vald, Linn”, for Greece “Dimoi/Koinotites”, for Spain “Municipios”, for France “Communes”, for Ireland “counties or county boroughs”, for Italy “Comuni”, for Cyprus “Δήμοι/κοινότητες (Dimoi/koinotites)”, for Latvia “Pilsētas, novadi, pagasti”, for Lithuania “Seniūnija”, for Luxembourg “Communes”, for Hungary “Települések”, for Malta “Lokalitajiet”, for the Netherlands “Gemeenten”, for Austria “Gemeinden”, for Poland “Gminy, miasta”, for Portugal “Freguesias”, for Slovenia “Občina”, for the Slovak Republic “Obce”, for Finland “Kunnat/Kommuner”, for Sweden “Kommuner” and for the United Kingdom “Wards”.’