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A description of terms in Geographic Scope.

Global

The measure pertains to a global scale, for example from the United Nations.

European

The measure pertains to a European scale, for example measures applicable to the whole EU.

National

The measure pertains to a national scale, for example national laws.

Regional

The measure pertains to a specific region or multiple specific regions. Regions are larger sub-national governments, which could be called provinces, regions or states depending on the country.

Local

The measure pertains to a specific municipality or multiple specific municipalities.