Businesses in Glasgow


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19.5%
 Professional Services: 12.1%
 Restaurants: 12%
 Home Services: 7.2%
 Industry: 7.2%
 Food: 6%
 Medical: 5.5%
 Local Services: 5.1%
 Education: 5.1%
 Other: 20.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair97722.5 years4.21.8
Beauty salons1,19118.5 years4.52.2
Hairdressers1,02619.1 years4.61.9
Secondary education48556.7 years3.90.9
Creative arts47323.9 years4.40.9
Loan companies86720.9 years4.01.6
Convenience stores4603.90.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets1,23230.4 years4.12.2
Street vendors75814.1 years4.01.4
General contractors1,47525.4 years4.12.7
Other construction79725.1 years4.31.4
Real estate87924.1 years3.91.6
Other accommodation52626.1 years4.11.0
Construction of buildings59129.2 years4.01.1
Other membership organizations82625.6 years4.31.5
Wholesale of machinery60635.1 years4.21.1
Health and medical2,06824.1 years4.33.8
Corporate management1,06124.6 years4.01.9
Lawyers legal55423.5 years4.41.0
Specialized design58123.5 years4.71.1
Technical construction services69333.1 years4.11.3
Churches63479.6 years4.31.2
Bars, pubs and taverns1,37929.7 years4.22.5
Cafes1,04419.7 years4.31.9
Fast food restaurants65814.1 years3.91.2
Clothing stores95531 years4.11.7
Electronics stores98933.8 years4.01.8
Hardware stores74930.8 years4.11.4
Household appliances and goods67833.2 years4.21.2
Office supplies and stationery stores70336.2 years4.31.3
Pharmacies and drug stores55131.5 years4.21.0
Shopping other1,74335.4 years4.13.2
Area of Glasgow, Scotland175.5 km²
Male Population266,271 (48.4%)
Female Population284,332 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -3.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +2.5%
Median Age36.2
Male Median Age34.9
Female Median Age37.4
Area Codes141
NeighborhoodsCity Centre, Cumbernauld, East Kilbride, Kirkintilloch, Merchant City, Rutherglen, South Side
Local TimeTuesday 4:58 AM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Weather9.4°C mist
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Lat & Lng55.86515° / -4.25763°
Postal CodesG1G11G12G13G14More

Glasgow, Scotland - Map

Glasgow, Scotland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,238 / km²3,099 / km²3,060 / km²3,137 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Glasgow Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 2.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Glasgow, Scotland-3.1%+1.2%+2.5%
Glasgow (city)-2.9%+1.3%+2.6%
Glasgow City-2.9%+1.3%+2.6%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Glasgow, Scotland Median Age

Median Age: 36.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Glasgow, Scotland36.2 years37.4 years34.9 years
Glasgow (city)36.4 years37.6 years35.1 years
Glasgow City36.3 years37.5 years35 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Glasgow, Scotland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 515,04514,58829,633
85 Plus2,7387,1649,902
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Glasgow, Scotland Population Density

Population Density: 3,137 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Glasgow, Scotland550,604175.5 km²3,137 / km²
Glasgow (city)594,320176.5 km²3,367 / km²
Glasgow City594,997176.4 km²3,372 / 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

Glasgow, Scotland Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 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 price for Glasgow, Scotland

 Moderate: 43.2%
 Inexpensive: 37.1%
 Expensive: 10.9%
 Very Expensive: 8.8%

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

Glasgow, Scotland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Glasgow, Scotland6,202,944 t11.3 t35,344 t/km²
Glasgow (city)6,682,477 t11.2 t37,861 t/km²
Glasgow City6,689,886 t11.2 t37,920 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

Glasgow, Scotland CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)6,202,944 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)35,344 t/km²

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Glasgow, Scotland

(/ˈɡlɑːzɡoʊ, ˈɡlæ-, -s-/ GLA(H)Z-goh, GLA(H)S-goh; Scots: Glesga; Scottish Gaelic: Glaschu [ˈkl̪ˠas̪xu]) is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest in the United Kingdom (after London and Birmingham). Historically part of Lanarkshire, i..  ︎  Glasgow Wikipedia Page

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