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Census 2001 Scotland: Gaelic speakers by council area

Council Area Total pop 91 Total pop 2001 Change 91-01 Gaelic sp 91 Gaelic sp 01 Change 91-01
Aberdeen City 204,885 212,125 + 7,240 1,134 1,420 + 286
Aberdeenshire 215,387 226,871 + 11,484 887    
Angus 107,740 108,400 + 660 483    
Argyll & Bute 91,968 91,306 - 662 4,877 4,158 - 719
Clackmannanshire 47,679 48,077 + 398 268    
Dumfries & Gall 147,805 147,765 - 40 515    
Dundee City 149,877 145,663 - 4,214 593 545 - 48
East Ayrshire 122,455 120,235 - 2,220 378    
E. Dumbartonshire 109,400 108,243 - 1,157 966    
East Lothian 84,114 90,088 + 5,974 322    
E. Renfrewshire 85,252 89,311 + 4,059 543    
Edinburgh City 418,748 448,624 + 29,876 3,089 2,132 - 957
Eileanan Siar 29,600 26,502 - 3,098 19,546 15,723 - 3,823
Falkirk 141,145 145,191 + 4,046 518    
Fife 341,199 349,429 + 8,230 1,477    
Glasgow City 606,805 577,869 - 28,936 6,018 5,731 - 287
Highland 204,004 208,914 + 4,910 14,713 12,069 - 2,644
Inverclyde 90,103 84,203 - 5,900 461    
Midlothian 79,011 80,941 + 1,930 227    
Moray 83,616 86,940 + 3,324 470     
North Ayrshire 136,875 135,817 - 1,058 596    
North Lanarks 323,826 321,067 - 2,759 1,070    
Orkney Islands 19,612 19,245 - 367 92    
Perth & Kinross 126,231 134,949 + 8,718 1,403 1,463 + 60
Renfrewshire 173,304 172,867 - 437 1,007    
Scottish Borders 103,881 106,764 + 2,883 460    
Shetland Islands 22,522 21,988 - 534 105    
South Ayrshire 112,658 112,097 - 561 483    
South Lanarks 299,998 302,216 + 2,218 1,216    
Stirling 78,833 86,212 + 7,379 826    
W. Dumbartons 96,062 93,378 - 2,684 668    
West Lothian 143, 972 158,714 + 14,742 567    
SCOTLAND 4,998,567 5,062,011 + 63,444 65,978 58,552 - 7,426

Sources: The Scottish Office (1996) The New Councils, Tables 4, 5: Residents knowing Gaelic;

General Register Office (Scotland) Customer Services, Reformatted LBS, Table S67;

Registrar General’s Report to Scottish Parliament GROS 13.02.03, Table 10

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