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Orkney Islands

Council Area in Scotland (United Kingdom)

Contents: Population

The population development of Orkney Islands as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

Orkney IslandsCouncil Area19,18219,52019,22021,42022,400
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)
Males11,159
Females11,241
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years4,002
18-64 years12,955
65+ years5,443
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years2,094
10-19 years2,294
20-29 years2,170
30-39 years2,526
40-49 years2,640
50-59 years3,587
60-69 years3,155
70-79 years2,523
80-89 years1,171
90+ years240
Passport (C 2011)
UK21,002
other passport347
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK20,627
EU (other)340
Other country382
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White21,193
Asian89
Mixed/multiple39
Other ethnic group28
Religion (C 2011)
Christian10,844
Muslim20
Other religion195
No religion8,363

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