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Thursday, 27 Aug 2015
Image of a marine death record

NRS has released thousands of marine death records online.

Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015
Demography news release image

In total, 613 drug-related deaths were registered in Scotland in 2014, according to statistics published today by the National Records of Scotland...

Thursday, 20 Aug 2015
Demography news release image

Demographic information about Scotland’s population.

Wednesday, 15 Jul 2015
Demography News Release

The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase.

Thursday, 18 Jun 2015
Detail of GD45-26-116 showing the Wellington statue, c 1850s.

The equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington outside General Register House in Edinburgh gives the National Records of Scotland a unique link...