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Aberdeen City Stats, Facts & Information

Research & Information Publications

The following documents are produced by the Research & Information team using a range of official data sources. They aim to provide easily accessible information about Aberdeen City. If you wish to contact us regarding any of the information here, or require information on another topic, please use the link below.

If you have difficulty reading these publications you can request a copy in large print or in a different format from statistics@aberdeencity.gov.uk

Population

Migration Report, Aberdeen City  Briefing paper 2017   This paper looks at in, out and net migration to Aberdeen City.
Household Projections - Aberdeen City Briefing paper 2017  Summary of the 2014 based household projections for Aberdeen City published by the National Records of Scotland on 31st January 2017.
2016 Mid Year Population Estimates for Aberdeen City Briefing paper  2017  This briefing paper examines the 2016 estimated population for Aberdeen City that were published by National Records of Scotland (NRS) on 27th April 2017. It also looks at age structure, trends and population projections up to 2039.
2016 Mid Year Population Estimates for Aberdeen City  Briefing note  2017  This note gives a brief summary of the 2016 estimated population for Aberdeen City.  Data released on 27th April 2017.
People Born in the EEA  Information sheet  2017  National Records of Scotland analysis of People born in the European Economic Area (EEA) living in Aberdeen City.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Population Information tables 2017 A brief overview of the 2016 Population estimates, age structure and population change from 2015.  Also population projections and births in Aberdeen City.
2016 Mid Year Population Estimates - Aberdeen City  Information sheet 2017  Population estimates for Aberdeen City - single year age bands. 
2016 Mid Year Population Estimates - Neighbourhoods Information sheet 2017 Population estimates for Aberdeen's 37 neighbourhoods, disaggregated by 5-year age groups and also broken down by Males and Females. Based on data zone population estimates produced by the National Records of Scotland.
2016 Mid Year Population Estimates - Wards Information sheet 2017 Population estimates for Aberdeen's 13 wards, disaggregated by 5-year age groups and also broken down by  Males and Females.  Based on data zone population estimates produced by the National Records of Scotland.
Aberdeen City's Electoral Ward Population Pyramids Quick stat 2016 At a glance......Population pyramids have been created for each electoral ward. These are intended to provide a quick and easy comparison of the different age and sex structures of Aberdeen City's electoral wards.
Aberdeen City's Neighbourhood Population Pyramids Quick stat 2016 At a glance......Population pyramids have been created for each neighbourhood. These are intended to provide a quick and easy comparison of the different age and sex structures of Aberdeen City's neighbourhoods.
Population of Older People in Aberdeen City  Briefing paper 2017 Demographic information relating to Aberdeen's 65+ population. Includes comparisons with other Council areas in Scotland and population projections.
Population Projections Aberdeen City Briefing paper 2016 Summary of the 2014-based population projections for Aberdeen City, published by National Records of Scotland on 27th October 2016.

Deprivation

Aberdeen Key Facts - Deprivation Information tables 2017 A brief overview of SIMD 2016, fuel poverty 2015, income support and incapacity benefit for 2016. 
Deprivation in Aberdeen City Briefing paper 2016 This briefing paper examines SIMD 2016 results for Aberdeen City and presents information on the number, population and locations of the most deprived data zones overall, and by individual domains of deprivation.
Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) 2016 Briefing note  2016  This briefing note is designed to provide information on the Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) SIMD 2016. It explains what SIMD is, the methodology used, data limitations and also explains the SIMD 2016 results for Aberdeen City.

People

Migrant Workers in Aberdeen City  Briefing paper 2017 This paper looks at the inflow of migrant workers to Aberdeen City.
Life Expectancy & Healthy Life Expectancy Briefing paper  2017  This Briefing Paper looks at most recent figures for estimated life expectancy and estimated healthy life expectancy at birth for Aberdeen City. Updated March 2017 with SIMD 2016 data.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Care and Protection  Information tables  2017 2016 figures for Aberdeen and other Scottish cities ranging from child protection to homelessness.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Education Information tables  2017 Educational figures ranging from average class size, free school meals, destination of school leavers, qualifications and number of adult learners.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Health and Wellbeing Information tables 2017 Life expectancy, personal wellbeing rating and health related tables.
Languages spoken in Aberdeen City  Briefing paper  2016 This paper looks at languages spoken in Aberdeen City and includes information on the most common languages as well as the range of languages spoken.
Health Behaviours  Briefing paper 2015 This is the last of three briefing papers which look at issues relating to the health and wellbeing of Aberdeen's population. This paper looks at a range of behaviours and lifestyle choices which may impact the health of the City's population.
Women's and Children's Health  Briefing paper  2015 This is the second of three briefing papers which look at issues relating to the health and wellbeing of Aberdeen's population. This particular paper explores health issues relating specifically to women and children in Aberdeen.
Health and Health Outcomes  Briefing paper 2015 This is the first of three briefing papers which look at issues relating to the health and wellbeing of Aberdeen's population. This particular paper covers information around the health and health outcomes of the City's adult population.

Economy

Household Income by Multi-member Ward, 2015 Quick stat  2017  At a glance....Household income by 2007 Multi-member Ward, using CACI Paycheck data for 2015.
Household Income by Neighbourhood, 2015 Quick stat 2017  At a glance....Household income by Neighbourhood, using CACI Paycheck data for 2015. 
Aberdeen Key Facts - Economy Information tables  2017 A selection of economic indicators for Aberdeen City including earnings, economic status, estimates of unemployment and new enterprises.
GVA and GDP Briefing note 2016 This briefing note focuses on 2014 GVA and GDP for North East Scotland.
Aberdeen City Economy Briefing note 2015 This briefing note provides an update on the Aberdeen City Economy.
Unemployment Report, Aberdeen City  Briefing paper 2016 This briefing paper looks at unemployment in Aberdeen City using information based on claimant count and also model-based estimates of unemployment from the Annual Population Survey/Labour Force Survey.
Income and Earnings in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Briefing paper 2015 This briefing paper looks at some of the key issues surrounding income and earnings in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. The information in this paper has been extracted from the Scottish Household Survey (SHS), Income and Poverty modelled estimates and Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE).
Businesses in Aberdeen City & Shire Briefing paper 2015 A summary of the Aberdeen City & Shire data from Businesses in Scotland 2014.  Analyses number of enterprises, together with their workforce and turnover.

Place

2016 Estimates of Households and Dwellings in Aberdeen City Briefing paper  2017 This paper describes estimates of households and dwellings in Aberdeen City for 2016. 
Aberdeen Key Facts - Community Safety Information tables  2017 Recorded crimes and incidents in Aberdeen and other Scottish cities.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Travel and Transport Information tables 2017 Figures for air and rail passengers, bus fares and car ownership. 
Aberdeen Key Facts - Environment Information tables  2017 2015 household waste figures and 2016 eco-school figures for Aberdeen and other Scottish cities.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Tourism and Culture Information tables 2017 Tourism, overseas visitors and visitor attraction 2015 figures for Aberdeen and Grampian area.
Aberdeen Key Facts - Housing  Information tables 2017 Household characteristics and property types in Aberdeen. Number of dwellings, public sector housing stock and average property prices for Aberdeen and other Scottish cities.                                                     
Aberdeen Industrial Areas Guide 2017/18 Information guide  2017 Published Annually this guide lists companies that are operating from major industrial areas in Aberdeen.

Other Information

Aberdeen Key Facts - Council Finance Information tables 2017 A selection of council finance figures.
Behind the Granite 2016  Information booklet 2016 Behind the Granite contains statistical information on Aberdeen, covering a wide range of topics. While the focus of the booklet is Aberdeen, some comparative information is also presented for other areas.
Census Information Information tables 2011

Summary of the 2011 census data for Aberdeen City broken down by 2007 Electoral Wards, Aberdeen City Neighbourhoods and Aberdeen City Housing Letting Areas.

Council Area Profiles Information tables 2017 National Records of Scotland's demographic fact sheets for all 32 Scottish Council areas.
  Information sheet Various Interesting facts about Aberdeen.

 

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External Links:

Useful Websites A selection of useful website used in the creation of some of the documents listed above.
Scotland's Official Statistics

This site provides figures on Scotland's local areas for local authorities, electoral wards, and postcodes. It provides information on health, education, environment, housing, population, crime and social/community issues.

Scottish Government Statistics
This section of the Scottish Government website gives users links to ScotStat, Statbase (part of the Office for National Statistics site), Envonline (Scottish Environmental Statistics online), news of forthcoming statistical releases, and other Scottish statistical information.

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