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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
2019-06-30
ScotlandCountry5,180,2005,083,3305,064,2005,299,9005,463,300
Aberdeen CityCouncil Area212,494214,120211,910222,460228,670
AberdeenshireCouncil Area188,923215,870226,940253,650261,210
AngusCouncil Area105,615108,400108,370116,200116,200
Argyll and ButeCouncil Area90,94893,52091,30088,93085,870
City of EdinburghCouncil Area445,985436,320449,020477,940524,930
ClackmannanshireCouncil Area48,21848,10048,07051,50051,540
Dumfries and GallowayCouncil Area145,502147,170147,780151,410148,860
Dundee CityCouncil Area169,581155,550145,460147,200149,320
East AyrshireCouncil Area127,363124,020120,310122,690122,010
East DunbartonshireCouncil Area109,684110,170108,250105,000108,640
East LothianCouncil Area80,71584,44090,18099,920107,090
East RenfrewshireCouncil Area80,24485,77089,41090,81095,530
Eilean SiarCouncil Area31,54829,33026,45027,69026,720
FalkirkCouncil Area145,146142,500145,270156,250160,890
FifeCouncil Area341,589347,360349,770365,300373,550
Glasgow CityCouncil Area712,368629,220578,710593,060633,120
HighlandCouncil Area194,903203,790208,920232,730235,830
InverclydeCouncil Area101,18291,39084,15081,22077,800
MidlothianCouncil Area83,57779,53080,95083,45092,460
MorayCouncil Area83,48283,99087,00093,47095,820
North AyrshireCouncil Area137,304138,060135,820138,090134,740
North LanarkshireCouncil Area341,691326,900321,180337,720341,370
Orkney IslandsCouncil Area19,18219,52019,22021,42022,270
Perth and KinrossCouncil Area121,859127,370134,950146,850151,950
RenfrewshireCouncil Area185,083175,690172,850174,700179,100
Scottish BordersCouncil Area101,256103,830106,950113,880115,510
Shetland IslandsCouncil Area26,34722,53021,96023,24022,920
South AyrshireCouncil Area113,187113,120112,160112,980112,610
South LanarkshireCouncil Area309,958302,530302,340313,900320,530
StirlingCouncil Area80,26180,93086,20090,33094,210
West DunbartonshireCouncil Area105,80197,25093,32090,61088,930
West LothianCouncil Area139,204145,040159,030175,300183,100
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,796,807

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2020 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males2,663,003
Females2,800,297
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years1,029,162
18-64 years3,389,993
65+ years1,044,145
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years571,031
10-19 years576,632
20-29 years729,711
30-39 years721,985
40-49 years680,890
50-59 years794,213
60-69 years644,137
70-79 years474,807
80-89 years226,236
90+ years43,658
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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