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Scottish Executive Urban Rural Classification 2003-2004

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SCOTTISH EXECUTIVE URBAN RURAL CLASSIFICATION 2003-2004

Scottish Executive Urban Rural Classification Statistics by Local Authority, Health Board and Scottish Parliamentary Constituency

The following six tables show the percentage of the population classed as urban, rural and remote within local authorities, health board areas and parliamentary constituencies.

Table 1: Scottish Executive 6-Fold Urban Rural Classification by Local Authority

Local Authority

6-Fold Urban Rural Classification

Large Urban Areas

Other Urban Areas

Accessible Small Towns

Remote Small Towns

Accessible Rural

Remote Rural

Aberdeen City

93.0

0.0

5.0

0.0

2.0

0.0

Aberdeenshire

0.0

18.2

16.8

10.0

39.0

16.0

Angus

7.5

53.8

12.1

0.0

25.9

0.6

Argyll & Bute

0.0

18.0

0.0

29.9

12.1

39.9

Clackmannanshire

0.0

53.7

31.0

0.0

15.3

0.0

Dumfries & Galloway

0.0

28.4

17.9

4.8

28.2

20.8

Dundee City

99.5

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.5

0.0

East Ayrshire

0.0

36.3

35.7

2.6

23.1

2.3

East Dunbartonshire

59.1

26.9

7.1

0.0

6.8

0.0

East Lothian

24.5

0.0

33.7

14.0

16.7

11.1

East Renfrewshire

86.0

0.0

9.3

0.0

4.7

0.0

Edinburgh, City of

95.9

0.0

2.8

0.0

1.4

0.0

Eilean Siar

0.0

0.0

0.0

30.4

0.0

69.6

Falkirk

0.0

85.7

4.6

0.0

9.6

0.0

Fife

0.0

62.1

17.3

0.0

20.6

0.0

Glasgow City

99.6

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.4

0.0

Highland

0.0

21.1

10.1

18.0

14.1

36.7

Inverclyde

0.0

87.4

4.8

0.0

7.8

0.0

Midlothian

0.0

66.2

15.0

0.0

18.8

0.0

Moray

0.0

24.0

32.6

0.0

34.0

9.4

North Ayrshire

0.0

70.5

17.2

0.0

8.5

3.7

North Lanarkshire

65.0

15.7

10.9

0.0

8.4

0.0

Orkney Islands

0.0

0.0

0.0

32.2

0.0

67.8

Perth & Kinross

1.2

32.2

20.5

0.0

34.9

11.3

Renfrewshire

75.3

9.8

9.5

0.0

5.4

0.0

Scottish Borders

0.0

27.1

19.9

4.8

39.4

8.7

Shetland Islands

0.0

0.0

0.0

31.1

0.0

68.9

South Ayrshire

0.0

67.9

4.1

6.2

19.0

2.8

South Lanarkshire

22.1

56.2

9.4

0.0

12.0

0.3

Stirling

0.0

52.3

9.2

0.0

33.4

5.1

West Dunbartonshire

49.6

48.9

0.0

0.0

1.5

0.0

West Lothian

0.0

70.1

14.2

0.0

15.7

0.0

Scotland

39.0

29.1

10.4

2.8

13.1

5.7