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Mid-2002 Population Estimates, Council and Health Board Areas

Mid-2002 Population Estimates, Council and Health Board Areas

The 2002 mid-year population estimates, below, for council and health board areas were published by the Registrar General for Scotland on 30 June 2003. There was a news release announcing the results.

The 2002 mid-year estimates use a new data source, the Community Health Index, for estimating migration at council area level. An overview of the new method is available. In addition, a number of special adjustments were made to the migration estimates for 2002 to take account of the results from the 2001 Census and information on list cleaning in the National Health Service Central Register.

Notes and Definitions are attached.

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Tables

Table 1 Estimated population by age and sex, Scotland; 30 June 2002
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Table 2 Estimated population by sex, single year of age and administrative area; 30 June 2002
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Table 3 Estimated population by sex, five year age group and administrative area; 30 June 2002
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Table 4
Components of population change by administrative area; 2001-2002
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Table 5
Land area and population density, by administrative area; 30 June 2002
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