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Orkney Islands

Council Area in Scotland (United Kingdom)

Contents: Population

The population development of Orkney Islands as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

Orkney IslandsCouncil Area19,18219,52019,22021,42022,190
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,435,550

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2019 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males11,039
Females11,151
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years3,988
18-64 years12,968
65+ years5,234
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years2,122
10-19 years2,268
20-29 years2,266
30-39 years2,456
40-49 years2,699
50-59 years3,572
60-69 years3,097
70-79 years2,420
80+ years1,290
Passport (C 2011)
UK21,002
other passport347
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK20,627
EU (other)340
Other country382
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White21,193
Asian89
Mixed/multiple39
Other ethnic group28
Religion (C 2011)
Christian10,844
Muslim20
Other religion195
No religion8,363

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