Glasgow & Clyde Valley

Child population in local authorities in Glasgow and Clyde Valley, 1992-2018
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The child population of every local authority in the Glasgow and Clyde Valley reduced over the last 26 years (1992 - 2018). The largest percentage reduction has been in Inverclyde where the number of children has dropped by 33%, while there has been a slight increase of 4% in the number of children in East Renfrewshire. Glasgow's child population reduced by 17% from 1992 to 2018. However in recent years there have been small rises in the number of children in some authorities, most notably in Glasgow, East Renfrewshire and East Dunbartonshire.

Child population as a proportion of the total population, Glasgow and Clyde Valley Local Authorities, 1992-2018
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The percentage of children within all the Glasgow and Clyde Valley local authorities has reduced over the last 26 years.  However, in the last few years, the proportions of children in two authorities, East Renfrewshire and East Dunbartonshire, have started to rise.