Glasgow's population age structure compared to Scotland
pop Glas Scot Age 2017click on graph to expand

In comparison to Scotland, Glasgow has a larger ‘working age’ population (aged 16-64) and a lower proportion of older people. This difference can be be partly accounted for by the large student population who attend colleges and universities in Glasgow.

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