This is a modern unit which was reported on by the 2001 census. Most of our historical statistics were originally gathered for units with quite different boundaries. To give you a clear picture of long-run change, we have used our detailed information on boundaries and population distribution to redistrict the historical statistics to the modern units.
The following alternative names exist:
|ORKNEY ISLANDS||Preferred||English||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
|00RA||Code: Office for National Statistics||English||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
We know of no associations with other units.
This unit was part of the following units:
|SCOTLAND||Nation||Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)|
We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.
We know of no units which were contained within this unit.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Orkney Islands District through time | Census tables with data for the District/Unitary Authority, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 26th August 2016