There is considerable debate about the (likely) policy implications for rural areas that arise from the Brexit referendum result on 23rd June 2016. If this is uncertain, one thing we should be able to say is how many rural residents voted for leave or remain.
The referendum results for each local authority area have been taken (from The Electoral Commission website) and the official rural-urban classification has been applied to them. This short note reports on the findings.
The full RSN analysis can be downloaded here