Total Population

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Year Population 30 years earlier Population 20 years earlier Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 1,318 Show data context
1811 1,319 Show data context
1821 1,400 Show data context
1831 1,503 Show data context
1841 1,464 Show data context
1851 1,526 Show data context
1911 1,451 Show data context 1,312 Show data context
1951 1,154 Show data context 971 Show data context 725 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'
1911 1911 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 1, 'Population of Civil Parishes'
1951 1951 Census of Scotland, County Report, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'

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Date accessed: 28th February 2017