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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
2020-06-30
ScotlandCountry5,180,2005,083,3305,064,2005,299,9005,466,000
Aberdeen CityCouncil Area212,494214,120211,910222,460229,060
AberdeenshireCouncil Area188,923215,870226,940253,650260,780
AngusCouncil Area105,615108,400108,370116,200115,820
Argyll and ButeCouncil Area90,94893,52091,30088,93085,430
City of EdinburghCouncil Area445,985436,320449,020477,940527,620
ClackmannanshireCouncil Area48,21848,10048,07051,50051,290
Dumfries and GallowayCouncil Area145,502147,170147,780151,410148,290
Dundee CityCouncil Area169,581155,550145,460147,200148,820
East AyrshireCouncil Area127,363124,020120,310122,690121,600
East DunbartonshireCouncil Area109,684110,170108,250105,000108,750
East LothianCouncil Area80,71584,44090,18099,920107,900
East RenfrewshireCouncil Area80,24485,77089,41090,81096,060
Eilean SiarCouncil Area31,54829,33026,45027,69026,500
FalkirkCouncil Area145,146142,500145,270156,250160,560
FifeCouncil Area341,589347,360349,770365,300374,130
Glasgow CityCouncil Area712,368629,220578,710593,060635,640
HighlandCouncil Area194,903203,790208,920232,730235,430
InverclydeCouncil Area101,18291,39084,15081,22077,060
MidlothianCouncil Area83,57779,53080,95083,45093,150
MorayCouncil Area83,48283,99087,00093,47095,710
North AyrshireCouncil Area137,304138,060135,820138,090134,250
North LanarkshireCouncil Area341,691326,900321,180337,720341,140
Orkney IslandsCouncil Area19,18219,52019,22021,42022,400
Perth and KinrossCouncil Area121,859127,370134,950146,850151,910
RenfrewshireCouncil Area185,083175,690172,850174,700179,390
Scottish BordersCouncil Area101,256103,830106,950113,880115,240
Shetland IslandsCouncil Area26,34722,53021,96023,24022,870
South AyrshireCouncil Area113,187113,120112,160112,980112,140
South LanarkshireCouncil Area309,958302,530302,340313,900320,820
StirlingCouncil Area80,26180,93086,20090,33094,080
West DunbartonshireCouncil Area105,80197,25093,32090,61088,340
West LothianCouncil Area139,204145,040159,030175,300183,820
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14567,081,234

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2021 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males2,665,212
Females2,800,788
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years1,026,922
18-64 years3,382,998
65+ years1,056,080
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years561,709
10-19 years580,201
20-29 years718,959
30-39 years729,735
40-49 years674,290
50-59 years792,457
60-69 years653,002
70-79 years484,040
80-89 years227,858
90+ years43,749
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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