National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future

Publications by topic

Publications by topic

A list of all our statistical publications grouped by the following topics:

Alternatively you can view the list in alphabetical order in Publications A - Z.
Further information can be found on each publication by selecting the relevant link.

Statistical Summaries

Scotland's Population - The Registrar General's Annual Review of Demographic Trends (RGAR)
High Level Summary of Statistics Trends
Council Area Profiles
Infographics and Visualisations

Households

Estimates of Households and Dwellings in Scotland
Small Area Statistics on Households and Dwellings
Household Projections for Scotland
Household Projections for Scotland’s Strategic Development Plan Areas and National Parks

Life Expectancy

Scottish National Life Tables
Scottish Decennial Life Tables
Life Expectancy for areas in Scotland
Life Expectancy for Administrative Areas within Scotland - Time Series Data
Life Expectancy in Scottish Parliamentary Constituency Areas
Life Expectancy in Scottish Council Areas split by Deprivation

Population

Mid-Year Population Estimates
Population Estimates Time Series Data
Population Estimates for Scottish Centenarians
Sub-national Population Estimates for ages 90 and over
Small Area Population Estimates
(2011 Data Zone based   2001 Data Zone based)
Nomenclature of Units for Territorial Statistics (NUTS) Population Estimates
(2011 Data Zone based   2001 Data Zone based)
Scottish Parliamentary Constituency Population Estimates
(2011 Data Zone based   2001 Data Zone based)
UK Parliamentary Constituency Population Estimates
(2011 Data Zone based   2001 Data Zone based)
Population Estimates by Urban Rural Classification
(2011 Data Zone based   2001 Data Zone based)
Population Estimates by Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2012
Population Estimates by Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation(SIMD) 2016
Settlements and Localities
Population by Country of Birth and Nationality
Population Projections Scotland
Population Pyramids of Scotland
Variant Population Projections, Scotland
Sub-National Population Projections
Population and Household Projections for Scottish Sub-Council Areas

Migration

Total Migration to or from an Area
Migration within Scotland
Migration between Scotland and the Rest of the UK
Migration between Scotland and Overseas
Local Area Migration

Vital Events

Births, Deaths and Other Vital Events - Preliminary Annual Figures
Births, Deaths and Other Vital Events - Quarterly Figures
Weekly Data on Births and Deaths Registered in Scotland
Monthly Data on Births and Deaths Registered in Scotland
Vital Events Reference Tables (Birth, Marriage and Civil Partnership, Death and Still Birth)
Births Time Series Data
Accidental Deaths
Alcohol-related Deaths
Clostridium Difficile (C.diff) Deaths
Drug Related Deaths in Scotland
Hypothermia Deaths
Meticillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Deaths
Probable Suicides
Winter Mortality
Deaths Time Series Data
Age-standardised Death Rates Calculated Using the European Standard Population
Marriages and Civil Partnership Time Series Data
Babies' First Names
Most Common Surnames in Birth, Marriage and Death registers
Divorces Time Series Data

Electoral Statistics

Electoral Statistics

Census 

Scotland's Census