The UK population is set to pass the 70 million mark in the next decade but at a slower rate than previously thought, according to official statistics.
Office for National Statistics
The population of the UK is projected to rise by three million over the next decade, according to official statistics.
Annual house price growth accelerated in August from a previous near seven-year low, official figures show.
UK employment suffered its sharpest decline in more than four years in the three months to August, new figures reveal.
Living next to green spaces such as parks, allotments, golf courses and playing fields can boost the price of a property by £2,500 on average, statisticians have found.
The proportion of live births in England and Wales to women born outside the UK has fallen for the first time in nearly three decades.
The number of deaths spiked on the hottest day of the summer, provisional official data shows.
The budget deficit was smaller last month than expected, but borrowing rose by more than a quarter ahead of the Brexit deadline on October 31, official figures have revealed.
A healthy retail period dipped in August as UK shoppers bought fewer goods than in July, figures show.
House prices across the UK increased at their lowest annual rate in around seven years in July, according to official figures.
The economy grew by 0.3% in July, reducing the risk that the UK is heading for a recession, according to the Office for National Statistics.
Chancellor Sajid Javid said he has no plans to stop the sale of government bonds which are linked to the Retail Prices Index (RPI), despite admitting “flaws” in the pricing measure.
The number of suicides has risen for the first time since 2013, with a “significant increase” among men, official figures show.
The UK public purse delivered a smaller-than-expected surplus last month as public spending continued to increase.
A former Aberdeen University boss has been named as the UK’s new national statistician.
Almost a quarter of pubs in the UK shut between 2008 and 2018, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS) analysis.
Five-year survival for breast, prostate and bowel cancer has barely improved in the last decade, new figures suggest.
Scotland’s offshore wind energy industry workforce has increased by 300%, according to new figures.
Scotland’s “diet problem” has been underlined again by new figures confirming the nation spends more on fizzy drinks, chocolate and pastries than the rest of the UK.
Law firm Stronachs, which has been providing legal services in the north-east for more than 150 years, is on the move – but not very far.
Like their counterparts around the country, business people in the north and north-east will be reading the runes of the latest inflation data, due to be published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) tomorrow.
Unemployment in Scotland fell by 14,000 in the first three months of the year to 120,000, according to the latest official figures.
The Outer Hebrides has been named the happiest place to live in the UK.
Inflation reached a two-year high last month, squeezing families with higher prices for clothing, food and fuel.
Unemployment has fallen by 25,000 in three months, bringing the jobless total in Scotland to the lowest level since 2008 and below the UK rate
Official unemployment figures have raised hopes that north-east job losses are slowing down.
Aberdeen city and shire was the most economically productive region in the UK outside of the south-east in 2013, new figures have revealed.
The number of Scots in work has reached a new high, with a record 2.6million people across the country now in employment.