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How many diggers are there in the UK ?

Anonymous A asked on Aug 13, 2019

I'm very confused as to where to start for this? By diggers I mean (yellow tractors/heavy machinery)?

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Hi,

  • Segment UK area into cities / rural
  • Calculate the number of active digging per 1km in both based on personal experience / observations.
  • Calculate each segment
  • Assume some utilization rate (e.g. there are diggers that are idle)

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