National Records of Scotland

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Background Information

Background Information

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Table 1 

Headship rates for each local authority area: 1991, 2001,
2004-2024 (Revised)
(Excel    CSV (Part 1)    CSV (Part 2))  

Table 2

Proportion of people of each age group living in communal establishments, by local authority area
(Excel    CSV)

Table 3

Projected private household population, 2004-2024 (Revised)
(Excel    CSV)


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