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Lerwick (United Kingdom)

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Name Council AreaPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2016-06-30
Population
Estimate
2020-06-30
 
LerwickShetland Islands6,9106,9606,8806,680

Source: General Records of Scotland (web).

Explanation: Localities according to the definition of 2016. 2001, 2011 and 2020 figures are approximate values calculated by »City Population« using the population of output areas or data zones.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2016)
Males3,538
Females3,342
Age Groups (E 2016)
0-15 years1,160
16-64 years4,383
65+ years1,337
Age Distribution (E 2016)
0-9 years699
10-19 years750
20-29 years936
30-39 years837
40-49 years883
50-59 years1,003
60-69 years832
70-79 years581
80+ years359
Nationality (C 2011)
British only6,582
British and other19
Other only357
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Scotland5,774
UK (other)690
EU290
Other country204
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White6,750
Asian151
Mixed/multiple28
Other ethnic group29
Religion (C 2011)
Church of Scotland1,896
Roman Catholic344
Christian (other)704
Muslim58
Other religion97
No religion3,345
Language at Home (C 2011)
English5,638
Gaelic3
Scots698
British Sign Language15
Polish93
Other language285

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