Death Notices and Today's Obituaries and Guest Books - Renfrewshire (RFW)

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The 2014 population for Renfrewshire is 174, 230on an area of 101 sq mi (261 km2)thus a population desity of 1,700/sq mi (650/km2); an increase of 0.2 per cent from 173,900 in 2013.

In Renfrewshire, 17.2 per cent of the population is aged 16 to 29 years; smaller than Scotland where 18.3 per cent are aged 16 to 29 years. Persons aged 60+ make up 24.2 % of Renfrewshire.

Between 2013 and 2014 Renfrewshire experienced a 1.2 per cent increase in the number of births, rising from 1,791 in 2013, to 1,813 in 2014. The number of deaths increased from 1,875 in 2013 to 1,909 in 2014. From 2012 to 2014, the total death rate was higher for males than for females.Compared to Scotland from 2012 to 2014, Renfrewshire had a higher death rate resulting from cancer, followed by circulatory disease

Other birth rate and death rate affecting the natural change in the population level, there was an outflow of 120 people concluding tot he fact that less people entered Renfrewshire (4,602 per year) than those leaving left (4,722 per year).

By 2037 the population of Renfrewshire is projected to be 175,382, an increase of 0.6 % compared to the population in 2012. The population of Scotland is projected to increase by 8.8 % between 2012 and 2037.