National Records Of Scotland

16-30 of 33 Articles
Clock icon 2 minutes

The number of winter deaths between December 2017 and March 2018 was the highest in Scotland for 18 years, according to new statistics. Figures released by National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that a total of 23,137 deaths were registered across Scotland from December 2017 to March 2018, (winter

Clock icon 2 minutes

Scotland’s population reached its highest ever level last year with migration the main reason behind the growth. A report published by National Records of Scotland revealed that Scotland’s population was 5,424,800 in 2017, although population growth has slowed.

Clock icon 2 minutes

The number of households in Scotland is projected to increase dramatically over the next 25 years with single person households set to become the most common type of home by 2041. The National Records of Scotland (NRS) has predicted that the number of households is projected to rise by 317,000 betwe

Clock icon 1 minute

The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase to 2.46 million in 2017, according to figures published today by National Records of Scotland (NRS). 'Estimates of Households and Dwellings in Scotland, 2017' shows over the last ten years the number of households in Scotland has grown b

Clock icon 2 minutes

Scotland’s population has continued to increase for the eighth year in a row to stand at a record high of 5.42 million. Statistics published by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) figures relate to Scotland’s population as at 30 June 2017 and show the population continuing to age, with just u

Clock icon 3 minutes

The population of Scotland is projected to continue increasing and ageing, according to new figures published today by National Records of Scotland. The population of Scotland is projected to rise from 5.40 million in 2016 to 5.58 million in 2026, and to continue to rise to 5.69 million in 2041 –

Clock icon 3 minutes

Campaigners called on the Scottish Government to take further action to improve the energy efficiency of Scotland’s homes in the wake of new statistics showing that an excess of 2,720 people died in winter 2016/17 compared with warmer months. The Existing Homes Alliance said the forthcoming Warm H

Clock icon 2 minutes

The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase with single person households now accounting for over a third, according to figures published today by National Records of Scotland (NRS). ‘Estimates of Households and Dwellings in Scotland, 2016’ found that over the last ten years t

Clock icon 1 minute

The estimated population of Scotland continued to rise last year to reach a new record of 5,404,700. Figures published by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show a rise of 31,700 (0.6%) people over the year to the end of June 2016.

Clock icon 2 minutes

The number of households around Scotland’s biggest cities and within its two National Parks is projected to rise by up to 24%, according to new statistics. Figures published yesterday by the National Records of Scotland (NRS) show that the number of households is projected to grow in the regions a

Clock icon 3 minutes

Scotland’s population has grown to a record high of 5.37 million a result of increased migration, according to new figures. An annual report by the National Records of Scotland found that there were about 5,373,000 people living north of the border in 2015, an increase of 25,400 from the previous

Clock icon 2 minutes

The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase, though the rate of growth is smaller than before the economic downturn. Figures published by National Records of Scotland (NRS) revealed there were 2.43 million households in 2015, a rise of around 160,000 over the last ten years and an

16-30 of 33 Articles