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Release: National Population Projections, 2008-based projections

Released: 21 October 2009

This release was migrated from our previous website. Please be aware that links in any documents may be broken.


Suzanne Dunsmith

Population Projections Unit

Telephone: +44 (0) 1329 444652

Categories: Population, Population Change, Population Projections, National Population Projections

Frequency of release: Biennially

Language: English

Geographical coverage: UK

Geographical breakdown: Country

  • This release relates to the 2008-based national population projections published on 21 October 2009 and 18 November 2009.

  • Interactive population pyramids illustrating the results from the principal and variant population projections have also been published.

  • Links within the Report on the 2008-based National Population Projections (424.1 Kb Pdf) have been reactivated. Use the links in this document to find the tables you require.

In this release

National population projections by age and sex for the UK and constituent countries, based on the mid-2008 population estimates. Includes information on the principal (main) and variant (alternative scenario) projections for each country together with details of the fertility, mortality and migration assumptions on which they are based.


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Content from the Office for National Statistics.
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