Last Modified Date: 09 Sep 2016
ResolutionUse one of the following workarounds.
Option 1Use UK Postcode Districts (outcodes), the first two-to-four-character segment of the five-to-seven-character UK postcode, to create map boundaries.
Option 2Use Custom Geocoding to plot the desired data on a map.
CauseTableau Desktop contains several built-in geographic roles with predefined longitude and latitude coordinates. Currently, the built-in geographic roles only include the UK outcodes.
Additional InformationA Brief Guide To UK Postcodes
Some custom geocoding resources are available from the Information Lab:
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