The number of deaths registered in Scotland during winter 2013/14 was the lowest since records began more than 60 years ago.
The Scottish Government announced on Monday 13 October 2014 plans for commencing most of the rest of the Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014
This Scottish Government report adds value to equality data from Scotland’s Census published by National Records of Scotland.
National Records of Scotland are pleased to announce that we have made the Consolidated Tax Schedules for 1798-1799 available online via the ScotlandsPlaces website.
Life expectancy for men and women in Scotland continues to improve but there are differences between areas within Scotland, according to a report published today by the Registrar General for Scotland.
Detailed characteristics on Housing and Accommodation in Scotland
The statistics published today by the Registrar General for Scotland on the Scotland’s Census website present further details on housing and accommodation (Release 3J), from national to local level.
The number of people in Scotland living for more than a century continues to grow.
Figures published today by the National Records of Scotland, based on the 2011 Census, estimate that in 2013 there were 850 centenarians living in Scotland.
Census 2011: Release 3I - Detailed characteristics on Labour Market and Education in Scotland
The sad and fascinating tale of Scotland’s legendary golfing champions, Old Tom Morris and his son Young Tom, is revealed in a special display by the National Records of Scotland.
National Records of Scotland today publishes its Digital Preservation Strategy. This document sets out the key elements of a five-year digital preservation programme which will allow NRS to establish a fully-functioning
The Digital Preservation Coalition (http://www.dpconline.org) have announced the thirteen finalists for the Digital Preservation Awards 2014.
Provisional figures for births, deaths and other vital events registered during the second quarter of 2014 are published today by the National Records of Scotland.
The Keeper’s second Annual Report on the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011 has now been laid before the Scottish Parliament and published.
Registrar General’s annual review of demographic trends published
National Records of Scotland (NRS) today publishes ‘Scotland’s Population 2013 – the Registrar General’s Annual Review of Demographic Trends’. It is accompanied by a wide range of other statistics on births, stillbirths, adoptions, marriages, civil partnerships, deaths and life expectancy, which appear in the Vital Events Reference Tables, in ‘Drug-related Deaths in Scotland in 2013’, and in website sections on deaths from certain causes and national life tables.
To mark the centenary of the outbreak of war on 4 August 1914, National Records of Scotland presents a free archive display that highlights some of the demographic changes that occurred before, during and after the conflict.
Census 2011: Release 3H - Detailed characteristics on Labour Market and Transport in Scotland
Figures published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that the total number of households in Scotland is projected to increase by a sixth over the next 25 years to 2.78 million.
Census 2011: Release 3G - Detailed characteristics on Labour Market and Education in Scotland
Statistics published today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that between mid-2012 and mid-2013 the populations of 20 Council areas in Scotland increased while the populations of the remaining 12 decreased or remained the same.
Census 2011: Release 3F - Detailed characteristics on Health in Scotland
The statistics published today by the Registrar General for Scotland on the Scotland’s Census website (www.scotlandscensus.gov.uk) present further details on health (Release 3F), from national to local level.