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Population and Migration Statistics
This section gives information on how to access statistics relating to Population and Migration in Scotland. Information is obtained from National Records of Scotland (NRS), who provide statistical information on Scotland's population, households and vital event statistics such as births, deaths and marriages. NRS also release statistics on the Scotland's Census website.
This section provides a summary of the main statistics from NRS.
Top baby names in Scotland
Births in Scotland
Leading causes of death in Scotland
Population of Scotland
Population projections for Scotland
Scotland's net migration
Life expectancy in Scotland
Households in Scotland
All statistics that we produce
All of their publications can be found on the Statistics A-Z page and all their News Releases can be found in the News section of the NRS website.
Consultation - ScotStat Consultation and planning arrangements for Population and Migration statistical collections.
Related Areas and Links Associated areas of their website, and other key links for further information.
Contacts Our contact information.
Page updated: Tuesday, June 19, 2018