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Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013
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Statistics published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show the population of Scotland is projected to rise from 5.31 million in 2012 to 5.52 million in 2022, and to continue to rise to 5.78 million by 2037 – an increase of 9 per cent over the 25 year period.

Thursday, 31 Oct 2013
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The second Annual Report and Accounts of the National Records of Scotland (NRS) has been laid before the Scottish Parliament.

Monday, 28 Oct 2013
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‘Homes fit for heroes’? Newly-available historical records offer a fascinating snapshot of Scottish society in the wake of the First World War.

Friday, 25 Oct 2013
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The Keeper’s first Annual Report on the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011 has now been published and laid before Parliament.

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013
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The number of deaths registered in Scotland during winter 2012/13 was the sixth lowest since records began more than 60 years ago.

Thursday, 17 Oct 2013
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National Records of Scotland (NRS) today publishes ‘Scotland’s Population 2012 – the Registrar General’s Annual Review of Demographic Trends’.

Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013
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The number of people in Scotland living for more than a century continues to grow.

Figures published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS), based on the 2011 Census, estimate that in 2012 there were 800 centenarians living in Scotland. 

Thursday, 26 Sep 2013
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The latest results from the 2011 Census in Scotland show that Scotland is becoming more ethnically and religiously diverse, with an increasing number of people who live in Scotland being born outside of the UK.

Thursday, 12 Sep 2013
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Provisional figures for births, deaths and other vital events registered during the second quarter of 2013 are published today by the National Records of Scotland.

Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013
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Final figures for births, deaths and other vital events registered in 2012

There were 30,534 marriages in Scotland last year, an increase of 4.8 per cent on the figure for 2011, the third consecutive annual increase. In addition, in 2012:

Thursday, 8 Aug 2013
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Scotland’s population continues to rise and reached its highest ever total in 2012.

Statistics published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that the estimated population of Scotland was 5,313,600 in mid-2012, the highest ever.

Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013
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The first set of unrounded figures from the 2011 Census in Scotland have been released today.

Monday, 15 Jul 2013
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National Records of Scotland has become the first public authority to have its records management plan (RMP) agreed by the Keeper of the Records of Scotland.

Thursday, 27 Jun 2013
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Figures published today by the National Records (NRS) of Scotland show that the growth rate of households in Scotland is at its slowest rate in 10 years.

Tim Ellis, the Chief Executive of the National Records of Scotland said:

Thursday, 13 Jun 2013
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Provisional figures for births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships registered during the first quarter of 2013 are published today by the National Records of Scotland.

Tuesday, 28 May 2013
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National Records of Scotland is delighted to announce that the Valuation Rolls for 1895 are the latest set of records to be added to ScotlandsPeople online and the ScotlandsPeople Centre.

Friday, 12 Apr 2013
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In April 2013 the first records management plan from a named public authority was submitted under the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011.

Thursday, 21 Mar 2013
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The latest results from the 2011 Census in Scotland show that, for the first time ever, there were more single person households than any other household size.

Thursday, 14 Mar 2013
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Provisional figures for births, deaths, adoptions, marriages and civil partnerships registered during 2012 are published today by the National Records of Scotland.

Thursday, 28 Feb 2013
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The number of people registered to vote in elections in Scotland continued to rise, according to figures published today by National Records of Scotland.

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