This is a modern unit which was reported on by the 2011 census. Most of our historical statistics were originally gathered for units with quite different boundaries. To give you a clear picture of long-run change, we have used our detailed information on boundaries and population distribution to redistrict the historical statistics to the modern units. More details here.
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We have created these time series for the modern local authority area by using a Geographical Information System to re-district statistics for a variety of historical units which covered the same area.
The following alternative names exist:
|CITY OF ABERDEEN||Official||English||9-MAY-1995||Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland (Information Paper: Local government area boundaries in Scotland: 1995 onwards)|
|ABERDEEN CITY||Preferred||English||9-MAY-1995||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
|ABERDEEN||Alternate||English||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
|00QA||Code: Office for National Statistics||English||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
This unit was associated with the following other units:
|Nature of association||Other unit involved||Type of unit||Authority|
|was preceded by||ABERDEEN ScoCofC||Scottish County||The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer|
This unit was part of the following units:
|SCOTLAND Dep||Country||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
|ABERDEEN||CfC Primary Urban Area||Centre for Cities, Primary Urban Areas: Spatial definitions|
We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.
We know of no units which were contained within this unit.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Aberdeen City City through time | Census tables with data for the District/Unitary Authority, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 29th April 2017