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East Lothian

Council Area in Scotland

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The population development in East Lothian as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2019-06-30
East LothianCouncil Area90,08899,717107,090
Dunbar and East LintonWard11,07013,34015,360
Haddington and LammermuirWard17,03017,45018,370
MusselburghWard20,08020,41020,910
North Berwick CoastalWard11,35012,52013,820
Preston, Seton and GosfordWard15,58017,54017,940
Tranent, Wallyford and MacmerryWard14,97018,47020,690
Scotland (Alba)Constituent Country5,062,0115,295,4035,463,300

Source: National Records of Scotland (web).

Explanation: The tabulated electoral wards are in effect from 4 May 2017. The population figures of wards are computed using population estimates for output areas assigned by using population-weighted centroids. This approach should be more accurate than the offical ward figures that are computed by using larger data zones with the similar type of assignment.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2011)
Males47,873
Females51,844
Age Groups (C 2011)
0-17 years21,208
18-64 years60,746
65+ years17,763
Age Distribution (C 2011)
0-9 years11,466
10-19 years12,352
20-29 years10,097
30-39 years11,478
40-49 years16,248
50-59 years13,882
60-69 years11,629
70-79 years7,832
80+ years4,733
Nationality (C 2011)
British only96,440
British and other249
Other only3,028
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Scotland83,463
UK (other)10,936
EU2,656
Other country2,662
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White98,011
Asian955
Mixed/multiple363
Other ethnic group388
Religion (C 2011)
Church of Scotland36,354
Roman Catholic9,704
Christian (other)5,268
Muslim508
Other religion658
No religion40,740
Language at Home (C 2011)
English91,909
Gaelic58
Scots714
British Sign Language182
Polish710
Other language2,627

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