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Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.3%
 Restaurants: 14.5%
 Professional Services: 11.3%
 Hotels & Travel: 6.9%
 Home Services: 6.5%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Food: 5.7%
 Other: 30.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair40614.6 years4.20.8
Beauty salons66320.3 years4.41.4
Hairdressers63117.8 years4.41.3
Government agencies31838.6 years4.00.7
Public administration33931.1 years4.40.7
Creative arts33534.4 years4.50.7
Loan companies54426.9 years4.31.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets57024.4 years4.21.2
Street vendors40613.1 years4.00.8
General contractors68527.1 years4.41.4
Other construction31423.2 years4.50.6
Real estate68920.5 years4.11.4
Bed and breakfasts3634.20.7
Buses and trains31150.1 years3.90.6
Hotels and motels56923.4 years4.21.2
Other accommodation99823.2 years4.12.1
Travel agencies30420.7 years4.30.6
Construction of buildings31239.5 years4.00.6
Other membership organizations53739.1 years4.11.1
Health and medical1,05622.3 years4.22.2
Advertising and marketing37324.6 years4.60.8
Corporate management70823.4 years4.01.5
Lawyers legal30432.1 years4.30.6
Specialized design41322.9 years4.60.9
Technical construction services30924.4 years4.40.6
Churches32576.6 years4.40.7
Bars, pubs and taverns1,14429.9 years4.22.4
Cafes99113.5 years4.32.0
Fast food restaurants41417.2 years3.90.9
Clothing stores67336.8 years4.11.4
Electronics stores73924.5 years4.21.5
Gifts, cards and party supplies30433.5 years4.40.6
Hardware stores33932.9 years4.00.7
Household appliances and goods32532.8 years4.10.7
Office supplies and stationery stores51533 years4.31.1
Shopping other97625.8 years4.12.0
Area of Edinburgh264 km²
Male Population236,711 (48.7%)
Female Population248,936 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +11.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +8%
Median Age36.6
Male Median Age35.8
Female Median Age37.3
Area Codes131
NeighborhoodsHaymarket, Leith, New Town, Newington, Old Town, West End
Local TimeFriday 11:22 AM
TimezoneGreenwich Mean Time
Weather6.3°C clear sky
Lat & Lng55.95206° / -3.19648°
Postal CodesEH1EH10EH11EH12EH13More

Edinburgh - Map

Edinburgh Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,652 / km²1,666 / km²1,703 / km²1,839 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Edinburgh Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
City of Edinburgh+11.3%+10.4%+8%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Edinburgh Median Age

Median Age: 36.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Edinburgh36.6 years37.3 years35.8 years
City of Edinburgh36.6 years37.3 years35.8 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Edinburgh Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 513,48313,24226,725
85 Plus3,1196,90510,025
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Edinburgh Population Density

Population Density: 1,839 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Edinburgh485,649264 km²1,839 / km²
City of Edinburgh485,659273.6 km²1,774 / km²
United Kingdom64.5 million247,916.6 km²260.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Edinburgh Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Edinburgh
 New Town: 15.5%
 Leith: 10.1%
 Newington: 8%
 Old Town: 6.1%
 Other: 60.3%

Business distribution by price for Edinburgh

 Moderate: 41.5%
 Inexpensive: 33.9%
 Expensive: 13.2%
 Very Expensive: 11.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Edinburgh CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Edinburgh5,913,633 t12.2 t22,400 t/km²
City of Edinburgh5,913,755 t12.2 t21,612 t/km²
United Kingdom735,672,543 t11.4 t2,967 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Edinburgh CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)5,913,633 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)22,400 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).


Edinburgh (/ˈɛdɪnbərə/; Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Èideann [ˈt̪uːn ˈɛːtʲɛn̪ˠ]) is the capital city of Scotland, located in Lothian on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth. It is the second most populous city in Scotland and the seventh most populous in..  ︎  Edinburgh Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Edinburgh
 Postal Code EH3: 12.1%
 Postal Code EH6: 10.9%
 Postal Code EH1: 10.8%
 Postal Code EH2: 8.9%
 Postal Code EH12: 7.4%
 Postal Code EH7: 6.5%
 Postal Code EH8: 6.3%
 Postal Code EH11: 5.8%
 Postal Code EH4: 5.5%
 Postal Code EH10: 5%
 Other: 20.7%

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