Theme table on Gaelic speakers, Scotland  
All people
                             
    ALL PEOPLE   Age
Gaelic speakers Non-Gaelic speakers
      0 - 4 5 - 15 16 - 19 20 - 44 45 - 64 65 - 74 75
and over
  0 - 4 5 - 15 16 - 19 20 - 44 45 - 64 65 - 74 75
and over
ALL PEOPLE 5,062,011  930  6,899 2,329  17,599  16,855  7,225  7,132   275,944 688,292 249,761 1,777,049 1,221,453 438,808 351,735 
Males 2,432,494  446  3,252 986  8,664  8,470  3,271  2,461   141,914 352,637 126,673 866,032 598,059 196,791 122,838 
Females 2,629,517  484  3,647 1,343  8,935  8,385  3,954  4,671   134,030 335,655 123,088 911,017 623,394 242,017 228,897 
Accommodation type
Household in an unshared accommodation 4,973,266  929  6,823 2,067  17,211  16,752  7,115  6,267   275,677 684,904 236,800 1,753,192 1,213,972 432,848 318,709 
House or bungalow 3,539,053  746  5,911 1,470  11,482  14,126  5,966  4,962   195,062 533,304 175,198 1,138,436 941,341 311,310 199,739 
Flat, maisonette or apartment 1,426,026  181  889 593  5,651  2,562  1,120  1,289   80,247 150,841 61,303 612,286 270,013 120,622 118,429 
Caravan or other mobile or temporary structure 8,187  2  23 4  78  64  29  16   368 759 299 2,470 2,618 916 541 
Households in shared accommodation 2,739  -  1 3  28  4  3  1   70 135 256 1,529 474 139 96 
Communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Medical and care establishment 48,020  -  4 5  34  55  96  854   38 762 379 3,743 4,628 5,319 32,103 
Other type of establishment 37,986  1  71 254  326  44  11  10   159 2,491 12,326 18,585 2,379 502 827 
Occupancy rating
+2 or more 1,617,379  337  2,317 545  5,533  8,908  3,924  2,890   74,217 185,619 50,513 465,721 536,609 180,035 100,211 
+1 1,303,941  227  1,559 407  4,549  4,024  1,783  1,691   61,858 145,179 44,496 467,789 332,899 136,910 100,570 
0 1,355,434  254  1,986 604  4,663  2,589  966  1,209   95,357 227,592 74,618 545,655 232,548 81,626 85,767 
-1 or less 699,251  111  962 514  2,494  1,235  445  478   44,315 126,649 67,429 275,556 112,390 34,416 32,257 
Not living in a household 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Amenities
Sole use of bath/shower and toilet 4,967,324  925  6,808 2,058  17,157  16,704  7,096  6,233   275,337 684,226 236,632 1,751,172 1,212,568 432,326 318,082 
Does not have sole use of bath/shower and toilet 8,681  4  16 12  82  52  22  35   410 813 424 3,549 1,878 661 723 
Living in a communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Central heating
Accommodation has central heating 4,688,278  876  6,420 1,887  15,597  15,279  6,343  5,407   263,943 656,871 224,932 1,646,846 1,149,211 404,045 290,621 
Accommodation does not have central heating 287,727  53  404 183  1,642  1,477  775  861   11,804 28,168 12,124 107,875 65,235 28,942 28,184 
Living in a communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
                                     
Car or van availability
No car or van in household 1,274,553  131  938 551  3,953  3,103  2,244  3,467   64,294 147,537 57,409 385,901 249,889 161,783 193,353 
One or more cars or vans in household 3,701,452  798  5,886 1,519  13,286  13,653  4,874  2,801   211,453 537,502 179,647 1,368,820 964,557 271,204 125,452 
Living in a communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Living arrangements
Living in a couple 2,324,354  -  - 104  9,162  11,546  4,046  2,059   - 73 8,127 1,001,791 906,139 268,714 112,593 
Married or re-married 1,997,486  -  - 11  7,039  10,980  3,986  2,028   - 1 770 746,569 852,100 263,277 110,725 
Cohabiting 326,868  -  - 93  2,123  566  60  31   - 72 7,357 255,222 54,039 5,437 1,868 
Not living in a couple 2,651,651  929  6,824 1,966  8,077  5,210  3,072  4,209   275,747 684,966 228,929 752,930 308,307 164,273 206,212 
Single (never married) 1,956,365  929  6,824 1,958  6,627  2,190  956  909   275,747 684,966 228,377 595,281 90,869 31,296 29,436 
Married or re-married 26,402  -  - 2  129  177  71  61   - - 176 10,357 8,121 3,125 4,183 
Separated (but still legally married) 118,795  -  - -  562  548  112  31   - - 122 66,086 43,179 6,328 1,827 
Divorced 212,369  -  - 1  666  1,307  275  89   - - 135 74,746 106,227 21,697 7,226 
Widowed 337,720  -  - 5  93  988  1,658  3,119   - - 119 6,460 59,911 101,827 163,540 
Living in a communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Family type
Lone parent family 652,651  165  1,447 361  1,905  1,267  419  611   64,041 179,624 54,695 226,231 80,923 19,296 21,666 
Married couple family 2,949,887  657  4,816 1,115  8,419  11,034  3,986  2,030   167,404 442,717 143,053 934,262 856,353 263,306 110,735 
Cohabiting couple family 443,247  100  500 157  2,159  571  60  31   42,246 55,498 17,639 262,829 54,148 5,440 1,869 
Not living in a family but with others in the household 209,390  7  60 354  1,866  646  445  611   2,028 7,152 16,106 110,264 31,314 17,038 21,499 
Not living in a family but living alone 720,830  -  1 83  2,890  3,238  2,208  2,985   28 48 5,563 221,135 191,708 127,907 163,036 
Living in a communal establishment 86,006  1  75 259  360  99  107  864   197 3,253 12,705 22,328 7,007 5,821 32,930 
Economic activity
Economically active 2,424,081  -  - 1,254  14,343  11,127  679  -   - - 153,914 1,429,783 782,441 30,540 - 
   Employee 1,916,847  -  - 519  11,291  8,353  354  -   - - 72,707 1,177,616 628,416 17,591 - 
   Self-employed 246,188  -  - 14  1,468  1,976  293  -   - - 931 114,461 115,155 11,890 - 
   Unemployed 148,082  -  - 98  944  753  31  -   - - 19,927 88,471 36,858 1,000 - 
   Full-time student 112,964  -  - 623  640  45  1  -   - - 60,349 49,235 2,012 59 - 
Economically inactive 1,306,998  -  - 1,075  3,256  5,728  6,546  -   - - 95,847 347,266 439,012 408,268 - 
   Retired 518,403  -  - 2  33  2,124  5,712  -   - - 111 2,754 148,831 358,836 - 
   Student 159,874  -  - 974  1,040  85  16  -   - - 82,582 70,894 3,759 524 - 
   Looking after home/family 205,760  -  - 31  992  867  104  -   - - 3,507 127,111 68,374 4,774 - 
   Permanently sick/disabled 277,687  -  - 14  594  1,899  483  -   - - 2,043 78,433 165,094 29,127 - 
   Other 145,274  -  - 54  597  753  231  -   - - 7,604 68,074 52,954 15,007 - 
Not aged 16 - 74 1,330,932  930  6,899 -  -  -  -  7,132   275,944 688,292 - - - - 351,735 
                                     
Country of birth
Born in Scotland 4,410,400  897  6,356 2,097  15,579  15,628  6,742  6,776   264,061 635,747 222,385 1,485,800 1,054,332 389,018 304,982 
Born outside Scotland 651,611  33  543 232  2,020  1,227  483  356   11,883 52,545 27,376 291,249 167,121 49,790 46,753 
Ethnic group
White 4,960,334  888  6,650 2,267  17,221  16,772  7,203  7,122   266,587 668,533 242,179 1,731,030 1,207,469 435,978 350,435 
Indian 15,037  4  27 5  55  15  2  -   1,130 2,312 982 7,174 2,556 546 229 
Pakistani or other South Asian 39,970  19  115 32  188  31  4  3   4,105 8,588 3,091 17,159 5,186 1,098 351 
Chinese 16,310  6  47 17  63  8  2  -   964 2,507 1,384 7,881 2,652 541 238 
Other 30,360  13  60 8  72  29  14  7   3,158 6,352 2,125 13,805 3,590 645 482 
General health
Good health 3,437,696  850  6,223 1,893  13,339  10,628  3,319  2,104   246,775 623,892 212,686 1,332,323 700,852 179,045 103,767 
Fairly good health 1,110,453  69  597 363  3,063  4,034  2,759  3,124   24,964 56,414 31,556 330,281 330,097 172,058 151,074 
Not good health 513,862  11  79 73  1,197  2,193  1,147  1,904   4,205 7,986 5,519 114,445 190,504 87,705 96,894 
Limiting long-term illness
Has a limiting long-term illness 1,027,872  33  375 136  1,933  4,134  2,997  4,680   8,470 36,470 13,531 187,058 332,742 203,717 231,596 
Does not have a limiting long-term illness 4,034,139  897  6,524 2,193  15,666  12,721  4,228  2,452   267,474 651,822 236,230 1,589,991 888,711 235,091 120,139 
Highest level of qualification
No qualifications or qualifications outwith these groups 1,239,947  -  - 216  2,078  6,805  4,369  -   - - 34,786 329,089 570,787 291,817 - 
Group 1 921,074  -  - 914  3,942  2,392  701  -   - - 116,016 524,122 220,010 52,977 - 
Group 2 584,060  -  - 1,063  3,845  1,917  428  -   - - 88,886 335,886 127,151 24,884 - 
Group 3 259,389  -  - 125  2,157  752  155  -   - - 9,100 180,833 57,766 8,501 - 
Group 4 726,609  -  - 11  5,577  4,989  1,572  -   - - 973 407,119 245,739 60,629 - 
Not aged 16 - 74 1,330,932  930  6,899 -  -  -  -  7,132   275,944 688,292 - - - - 351,735 
                                     
Occupation
In employment 2,261,281  -  - 1,051  13,308  10,369  648  -   - - 125,330 1,335,752 745,291 29,532 - 
1. Managers and senior officials 275,251  -  - 19  1,372  1,236  103  -   - - 2,107 161,439 104,559 4,416 - 
2. Professional occupations 245,084  -  - 8  1,778  1,671  98  -   - - 1,138 143,200 93,946 3,245 - 
3. Associate professional and technical occupations 316,148  -  - 68  2,556  1,450  53  -   - - 6,331 216,701 86,412 2,577 - 
4. Administrative and secretarial occupations 287,921  -  - 73  1,470  891  61  -   - - 12,533 176,593 93,282 3,018 - 
5. Skilled trades occupations 275,452  -  - 140  1,831  1,473  134  -   - - 16,427 157,962 92,466 5,019 - 
6. Personal service occupations 161,418  -  - 91  1,160  992  39  -   - - 9,778 93,460 54,290 1,608 - 
7. Sales and customer service occupations 195,355  -  - 260  846  396  29  -   - - 34,577 113,048 44,193 2,006 - 
8. Process, plant and machine operatives 218,170  -  - 45  942  1,071  48  -   - - 8,166 123,526 81,889 2,483 - 
9. Elementary occupations 286,482  -  - 347  1,353  1,189  83  -   - - 34,273 149,823 94,254 5,160 - 
Not currently working 1,469,798  -  - 1,278  4,291  6,486  6,577  -   - - 124,431 441,297 476,162 409,276 - 
Not aged 16 - 74 1,330,932  930  6,899 -  -  -  -  7,132   275,944 688,292 - - - - 351,735 
Industry
In employment 2,261,281  -  - 1,051  13,308  10,369  648  -   - - 125,330 1,335,752 745,291 29,532 - 
A. Agriculture, hunting and forestry 48,419  -  - 18  189  280  68  -   - - 1,888 23,310 19,450 3,216 - 
B. Fishing 6,727  -  - 20  375  213  14  -   - - 318 3,851 1,829 107 - 
C. Mining and quarrying 28,118  -  - 3  203  105  5  -   - - 345 18,352 8,962 143 - 
D. Manufacturing 299,213  -  - 60  975  857  50  -   - - 11,731 180,194 102,529 2,817 - 
E. Electricity, gas and water supply 22,639  -  - 3  148  75  3  -   - - 649 14,632 7,065 64 - 
F. Construction 169,150  -  - 74  1,042  885  50  -   - - 10,156 96,470 58,553 1,920 - 
G. Wholesale and retail trade, repairs 325,335  -  - 288  1,422  865  74  -   - - 40,419 187,235 90,080 4,952 - 
H. Hotels and restaurants 129,865  -  - 272  812  565  52  -   - - 20,781 72,943 32,499 1,941 - 
I. Transport, storage and communications 151,618  -  - 44  887  868  50  -   - - 5,022 90,593 52,409 1,745 - 
J. Financial intermediaries 104,866  -  - 19  478  178  12  -   - - 4,186 77,355 22,199 439 - 
K. Real estate, renting and business activities 252,662  -  - 50  1,377  879  75  -   - - 7,869 155,710 82,598 4,104 - 
L. Public administration and defence, social security 158,059  -  - 47  1,235  825  30  -   - - 4,114 100,849 49,770 1,189 - 
M. Education 164,978  -  - 25  1,238  1,402  45  -   - - 2,598 81,893 76,063 1,714 - 
N. Health and social work 279,635  -  - 52  2,072  1,839  63  -   - - 5,949 161,219 105,716 2,725 - 
O, P, Q. Other 119,997  -  - 76  855  533  57  -   - - 9,305 71,146 35,569 2,456 - 
Not currently working 1,469,798  -  - 1,278  4,291  6,486  6,577  -   - - 124,431 441,297 476,162 409,276 - 
Not aged 16 - 74 1,330,932  930  6,899 -  -  -  -  7,132   275,944 688,292 - - - - 351,735 
                                     
NS-SeC
1.  Higher managerial and professional occupations 254,954  -  - 19  1,490  1,140  77  -   - - 1,249 157,532 90,387 3,060 - 
          1.1  Large employers and higher managerial occupations 89,354  -  - 7  377  359  14  -   - - 326 51,521 36,074 676 - 
          1.2  Higher professional occupations 165,600  -  - 12  1,113  781  63  -   - - 923 106,011 54,313 2,384 - 
2.  Lower managerial and professional occupations 647,288  -  - 51  4,496  4,032  127  -   - - 6,341 387,040 240,398 4,803 - 
3.  Intermediate occupations 351,251  -  - 88  1,872  1,148  42  -   - - 15,523 219,314 110,890 2,374 - 
4.  Small employers and own account workers 213,577  -  - 17  1,226  1,811  221  -   - - 1,033 96,618 103,980 8,671 - 
5.  Lower supervisory and technical occupations 275,865  -  - 91  1,716  1,325  35  -   - - 10,477 162,771 97,960 1,490 - 
6.  Semi-routine occupations 468,922  -  - 227  2,253  2,144  67  -   - - 32,869 262,302 164,849 4,211 - 
7.  Routine occupations 386,376  -  - 181  1,701  1,834  78  -   - - 25,715 207,662 144,333 4,872 - 
8.  Never worked or long term unemployed 156,061  -  - 69  561  598  289  -   - - 14,669 82,144 41,624 16,107 - 
          L14.1  Never worked 107,857  -  - 64  267  234  271  -   - - 13,528 53,560 24,393 15,540 - 
          L14.2  Long term unemployed 48,204  -  - 5  294  364  18  -   - - 1,141 28,584 17,231 567 - 
Not classified 2,307,717  930  6,899 1,586  2,284  2,823  6,289  7,132   275,944 688,292 141,885 201,666 227,032 393,220 351,735 
          L15.  Full-time students 266,753  -  - 1,586  1,612  106  8  8   - - 141,885 116,270 4,752 264 262 
          L17.  Not classifiable for other reasons 2,040,964  930  6,899 -  672  2,717  6,281  7,124   275,944 688,292 - 85,396 222,280 392,956 351,473 
Footnotes:                                    
1    The occupancy rating provides a measure of under-occupancy and overcrowding.  For example a value of -1 implies that there is one room too few and that there is overcrowding in the household.  The occupancy rating
      assumes that every household, including one person households, requires a minimum of two common rooms (excluding bathrooms).
2    Other in industry includes other community, social and personal service activities, private households with employed persons, extra territorial organisations and bodies.
3    Car or van availability includes any company car or van if available for private use.
4    Not classifiable for other reasons includes people who have not been coded and those who cannot be allocated to an NS-SeC category.
5    General health refers to health over the 12 months prior to Census day (29 April 2001).
6    In the NS-SeC classification, all full-time students are recorded in the 'full-time students' category regardless of if they are economically active or not.
7    For Economic Activity 'Employee' and 'Self-employed' excludes full-time students.
8    For Economic Activity 'Unemployed' excludes full-time students.
9    For Economic Activity 'Economically active full-time student' comprises full-time students who are in employment or unemployed.
10  For Occupation and Industry 'In employment' means all people aged 16 to 74 in employment whether a full-time student or not.
11  For Occupation and Industry 'Not currently working' means all people aged 16 to 74 not in employment whether a full-time student or not.