National Records of Scotland
The website of National Records of Scotland (formerly the General Register Office for Scotland) is the most comprehensive source of demographic information in Scotland. The site provides population estimates for a range of geographies (including Small Area Population Estimates – SAPE), population projections, household estimates and projections, births, deaths, migration estimates and other vital statistics.

Glasgow City Council
The population and housing section of the City Council’s website provide a range of useful demographic statistics for areas within the city, including population, households and dwelling estimates for Council Wards, Strategic Planning Areas (SPA), Local Housing Forum (LHF)areas and neighbourhoods. 

Office for National Statistics (ONS)
The Office for National Statistics is the key source for a wide range of national statistics for the UK, including demographic data

Click on the following link for UK population estimates

Scotland's Census
This website provides information about the census conducted in 2022. Results from the 2011 Census can also be found here.

Scottish Government Statistics
This Scottish Government website provides a range of small area statistics including information on health, education, poverty, unemployment, housing, population, crime and social / community issues at the data zone level.

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    Thursday, 26 May 2011

    Your Better Life Index

    A new, interactive index allowing users to measure and compare their lives.
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    Sunday, 1 November 2009

    Miniature Glasgow - Video

    An extension of the GCPH's work profiling Glasgow's health, produced in collaboration with the International Future Forum.
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    Monday, 3 April 2006

    Let Glasgow Flourish

    A comprehensive report on health and its determinants in Glasgow and West Central Scotland