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Mid-2016 population estimates Scotland

Mid-2016 population estimates Scotland


Population estimates by administrative area, Scotland, mid-2016


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27 April 2017

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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 This data superseded the data given below at the specified date.

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Mid-Year Population Estimates for Scotland: Methodology Guide

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Demographic and Census profiles of European Economic Area (EEA) born residents in Scotland have also been published today which draw on the latest migration data from the mid-2016 population estimates showing migration trends over time as well as Census 2011 data.

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