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Mid-2005 Population Estimates Scotland

Mid-2005 Population Estimates Scotland

Population estimates by sex, age and administrative area

27 April 2006
Revised 27 July 2007

Please always refer to the latest mid-year estimates and population time series data to get the latest data available for Scotland. This data superseded the data given below at the specified date.

The population estimates for 2005 have been revised after we reviewed our methodology. The revisions affect the six council areas of Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Dundee City, Moray and Perth and Kinross. These revised estimates replace the previously published estimates for 2006. Further information on the Revised mid-year Population Estimates 2003 - 2006 can be found on this website.

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Main Points

1. Background

2. The Population of Scotland

3. The Age and Sex Structure of the Population

4. Results for Administrative Areas

        4.1 Population Change 2004-2005

        4.2 Population Change 1995-2005

        4.3 Sex and Age Structure of Administrative Areas in Scotland

5. Population Density

6. Notes and Definitions

Statistical Service in Scotland

List of Tables

Historical Time Series Tables

List of figures


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