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The Fourth Statistical Account of East Lothian

Population

By parish from the General Registrar's office
By Burgh - E Linton from the General Registrar's office
By locality - census - i.e. East Linton itself
1931
1931
1628
882
779M
402M
849F
480F
 
1951
1951
1555
991
784M
472M
771F
519F
 
1961
1961
1489
912
706M
418M
783F
494F
 
1971
1971
1365
888
644M
415M
721F
473F
1110 515M 595F
1981
1981
1457
1162
691M
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766F
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1206 558M 648F
  By Small Area Statistics - census
1991 1846 896M 950F 1364 653M 711F
2001 2219 1081M 1138F NO DATA
By parish, from ELDC By settlement, from ELDC
1991 1680     1171
1997 (est.) 2030 979M 1050F 1839
2001 NO DATA 1744 (ELC)

Population figures are difficult to compare, as no two sources extract data in the same way.

Parish of Prestonkirk: population growth 1931-2001

Sources: 1931-2001 census of Scotland; 1997 ELDC estimate; 2001 ELC small settlement based on 2001 census. Statistics for the former burgh are not available after 1981 and the 'East Linton' settlement figures are counted from 1991.

Details of the male/female figures are as follows:

Male /female population for parish

Sources: 1931-2001 census of Scotland; 1997 ELDC estimate

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