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Pooled Sample Table 3

Table 3: Characteristics of Adults in Scotland - Ethnicity

Row Percentage, 2012 Data

Data Being Developed

  White Scottish White Other British White Irish White Polish Any Other White Ethnic Group Any mixed or multiple ethnic groups Asian, Asian Scottish or Asian British African Caribbean or Black Other Ethnic Group Unweighted Base Weighted Base
Aberdeen City 72.5 10.7 0.3 2.6 5.6 0.1 5.5 1.7 0.6 0.4 934 1,008
Aberdeenshire 80.6 14.8 0.9 0.6 2.3 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.3 946 1,090
Angus 86.1 9.6 0.1 1.0 1.4 0.8 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.2 530 495
Argyll & Bute 70.2 25.9 0.8 0.2 2.1 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 431 410
Clackmannanshire 83.4 10.1 0.7 2.9 1.3 0.0 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.1 471 224
Dumfries & Galloway 72.4 23.5 0.9 1.1 1.4 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 1,356 671
Dundee City 82.6 8.3 0.8 1.2 3.5 0.0 3.3 0.4 0.0 0.0 625 656
East Ayrshire 90.6 7.8 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 508 538
East Dunbartonshire 78.9 12.9 0.2 0.5 2.5 0.0 4.2 0.3 0.0 0.5 504 464
East Lothian 77.2 17.1 2.0 1.3 1.1 0.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 442 430
East Renfrewshire 81.1 12.3 0.1 0.0 1.0 0.0 5.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 415 389
Edinburgh, City of 62.1 17.7 1.4 4.2 6.5 0.2 5.5 0.8 0.5 1.1 1,771 2,285
Eilean Siar 87.4 8.9 0.2 0.2 3.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 447 117
Falkirk 89.5 7.0 0.1 1.0 0.8 0.0 1.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 755 684
Fife 82.1 12.2 0.4 0.8 2.8 0.0 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 1,687 1,641
Glasgow City 75.3 8.1 1.1 1.6 3.5 0.2 6.9 1.7 0.3 1.2 2,124 2,718
Highland 71.6 22.2 1.0 1.0 3.3 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.2 995 992
Inverclyde 94.9 3.5 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.0 466 356
Midlothian 88.5 8.6 0.6 0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 358 362
Moray 76.5 20.8 0.1 0.7 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.0 466 390
North Ayrshire 84.8 13.3 0.8 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.2 588 603
North Lanarkshire 89.5 7.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.1 1,022 1,430
Orkney Islands 75.8 23.4 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 443 90
Perth & Kinross 82.6 11.8 0.7 1.2 1.9 0.1 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.1 598 674
Renfrewshire 90.6 5.8 0.7 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.7 0.4 0.0 0.1 643 760
Scottish Borders 70.8 23.6 0.8 2.0 2.5 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 524 505
Shetland Islands 77.5 18.7 0.1 0.0 3.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.5 453 99
South Ayrshire 87.4 10.3 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 467 506
South Lanarkshire 85.5 10.4 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.1 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.2 1,010 1,390
Stirling 79.5 12.5 0.3 0.8 3.7 0.0 2.5 0.0 0.0 0.7 561 405
West Dunbartonshire 91.5 7.5 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 427 402
West Lothian 82.1 12.3 0.5 1.6 1.4 0.1 1.8 0.1 0.0 0.3 569 749
Scotland 79.5 12.5 0.7 1.3 2.5 0.1 2.4 0.4 0.2 0.4 23,536 23,536

 

 

Source: Pooled Sample from Scottish Crime and Justice Survey (SCJS), Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) and Scottish Household Survey (SHS)