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Scotland

Country in United Kingdom

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The population development in Scotland as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2018-06-30
ScotlandCountry5,180,2005,083,3305,064,2005,299,9005,438,100
Aberdeen CityCouncil Area212,494214,120211,910222,460227,560
AberdeenshireCouncil Area188,923215,870226,940253,650261,470
AngusCouncil Area105,615108,400108,370116,200116,040
Argyll and ButeCouncil Area90,94893,52091,30088,93086,260
City of EdinburghCouncil Area445,985436,320449,020477,940518,500
ClackmannanshireCouncil Area48,21848,10048,07051,50051,400
Dumfries and GallowayCouncil Area145,502147,170147,780151,410148,790
Dundee CityCouncil Area169,581155,550145,460147,200148,750
East AyrshireCouncil Area127,363124,020120,310122,690121,840
East DunbartonshireCouncil Area109,684110,170108,250105,000108,330
East LothianCouncil Area80,71584,44090,18099,920105,790
East RenfrewshireCouncil Area80,24485,77089,41090,81095,170
Eilean SiarCouncil Area31,54829,33026,45027,69026,830
FalkirkCouncil Area145,146142,500145,270156,250160,340
FifeCouncil Area341,589347,360349,770365,300371,910
Glasgow CityCouncil Area712,368629,220578,710593,060626,410
HighlandCouncil Area194,903203,790208,920232,730235,540
InverclydeCouncil Area101,18291,39084,15081,22078,150
MidlothianCouncil Area83,57779,53080,95083,45091,340
MorayCouncil Area83,48283,99087,00093,47095,520
North AyrshireCouncil Area137,304138,060135,820138,090135,280
North LanarkshireCouncil Area341,691326,900321,180337,720340,180
Orkney IslandsCouncil Area19,18219,52019,22021,42022,190
Perth and KinrossCouncil Area121,859127,370134,950146,850151,290
RenfrewshireCouncil Area185,083175,690172,850174,700177,790
Scottish BordersCouncil Area101,256103,830106,950113,880115,270
Shetland IslandsCouncil Area26,34722,53021,96023,24022,990
South AyrshireCouncil Area113,187113,120112,160112,980112,550
South LanarkshireCouncil Area309,958302,530302,340313,900319,020
StirlingCouncil Area80,26180,93086,20090,33094,330
West DunbartonshireCouncil Area105,80197,25093,32090,61089,130
West LothianCouncil Area139,204145,040159,030175,300182,140
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,435,550

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2019 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males2,648,751
Females2,789,349
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years1,028,798
18-64 years3,383,188
65+ years1,026,114
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years577,951
10-19 years572,354
20-29 years732,964
30-39 years709,255
40-49 years691,809
50-59 years791,347
60-69 years636,719
70-79 years462,067
80+ years263,634
Passport (C 2011)
UK5,061,341
other passport234,062
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK4,925,406
EU (other)160,237
Other country209,760
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White5,084,407
Asian140,678
Mixed/multiple19,815
Other ethnic group50,503
Religion (C 2011)
Christian2,850,199
Muslim76,737
Other religion59,312
No religion1,941,116

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