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2001 Populations

2001 Populations

2001 Population Report, Scotland
The report contains final figures of the resident population as at Census Day, 29 April 2001, after adjusting for estimated under-enumeration in the census. In addition, the report contains the Registrar General's mid-year estimates of the population as at 30 June 2001. Data for both 2001 Census and mid-year estimates are given for council area by five-year age group and sex.

Mid-2001 Population Estimates for Councils (Excel 76 Kb)
An Excel table giving the mid-2001 population estimates for councils by single year of age and sex is available for downloading.

Mid-2001 Population Estimates for Health Boards (Excel 49 Kb)
Published on 21 November 2002, these correspond with the council area population estimates that were published on 30 September 2002. An Excel table giving the mid-2001 population estimates for health boards by single year of age and sex is available for downloading.

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