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Characteristics of migrants in Scotland: Analysis of the 2011 Census (First published March 2015; extended October 2016)

Characteristics of migrants in Scotland: Analysis of the 2011 Census (First published March 2015; extended October 2016)

Friday, October 28, 2016

ISBN: 9781786525444

Analysis of data from the 2011 Census on the characteristics of migrants in Scotland. This is an extended version of a report published in March 2015. It compares characteristics of migrants from European Economic Area (EEA) and non-EEA countries with the Scotland-born population and migrants from the rest of the UK.

Executive Summary

The report uses 2011 Census data to investigate the number and origin of migrants and length of residence (for migrants who have come to Scotland from outside the UK); personal and household characteristics; area and accommodation; education and employment; and health.