News, Features and Events

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016
Demography news release image

Scotland’s population continues to rise and reached its highest ever total in 2015.

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016
Photo of General Register House

Demolition work near New Register House and General Register House may affect parking and access to our buildings over the next few weeks,...

Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016
Demography News Release Image

National Records of Scotland (NRS) today published lists of all the first forenames that were given to babies whose births were registered in 2015...

Wednesday, 9 Mar 2016
Demography News Release Image

Provisional figures for births, deaths, adoptions, marriages and civil partnerships registered during 2015 are published today by the National...

Thursday, 3 Mar 2016
Image of VR103-46-452 for 1930 Valuation Rolls

NRS has released valuation rolls from 1930 on ScotlandsPeople.