§ Mr. Brewis
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the estimated decrease in the population of Scotland in the last year.
§ Mr. Millan
It is estimated that the population of Scotland fell by 4,200 in the year ended 30th June, 1967, the latest year for which figures are available. The Registrar General's estimate for 30th June, 1968 will be available about the end of November.