Shawfair Park Edinburgh


Demographics

  • In 2012, the resident population within a 35 minute catchment area of Shawfair Park was approximately 679,317.
  • In 2012, the estimate of the number of households within a 35 minute catchment area of Shawfair Park was approximately 301,924.
  • The population of the Shawfair Park catchment area accounts for 12.8% of the total population of Scotland.
  • The Shawfair Park catchment area contains an above average level of people in the age groups ’16 to 29’ and ‘30 to 44’.
  • Midlothian Council area contains an above average level of people who are economically active (71.1% of the population compared to an average of 69% of the total Scotland population).
  • There is a highly qualified catchment population with a greater proportion of the resident population (well above the national average) obtaining a Level 4 or above qualification (Degree, Postgraduate qualification, Masters, PhD, SVQ Level 5 or equivalent).