Scottish Cities

Population projections for the four largest Scottish cities, 2016 - 2041
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National Records of Scotland projections predict that the populations of all four of Scotland's largest cities will rise over the next 25 years. Edinburgh is predicted to have the the largest proportionate rise in population (of 15%), while Glasgow's population is predicted to rise by 7%; a rise equating to an increase in the actual population of nearly 44,000.

Notes 

These projections are forecasts based on a range of assumptions about underlying demographics and therefore should be considered with caution.The projections shown are the principal projections rather than variant projections that NRS also produces.

For more detailed information go to the National Records of Scotland population projections pages.

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