Authority → North Lanarkshire

North Lanarkshire Population

Here are the latest population statistics on North Lanarkshire in the United Kingdom. The data is updated regularly per the latest population statistics releases.

Last update: January 17, 2024

341,400

Population

18.6%

Unqualified

3.8%

Unemployment

£33,732

Salary

£158,429

Property

Quick answer: North Lanarkshire is a local authority in Scotland. The population of North Lanarkshire is 341,400. The population per square mile of North Lanarkshire is 1,882. The average salary in North Lanarkshire is £33,732 per year. The average property price in North Lanarkshire is £158,429.


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North Lanarkshire Demographics


The population of North Lanarkshire is 341,400. The population per square mile of North Lanarkshire is 1,882. The population has increased by 300 in the past year. The population has decreased by 300 since 1981.


There are more females in North Lanarkshire. They account for 51.6% of the population.


North Lanarkshire Employment


68.1% of the people in North Lanarkshire are in employment. There are more females in employment. The definition of employment is being employed or self-employed and aged 16 to 64.


The unemployment rate in North Lanarkshire is 3.8%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


North Lanarkshire Student Population


The student population of North Lanarkshire is 13,000. Students account for 19.4% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


74.0% of the people in North Lanarkshire have an NVQ1 qualification. 66.9% have an NVQ2 qualification. 51.5% have an NVQ3 qualification. 38.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


18.6% of the people in North Lanarkshire have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


North Lanarkshire Economy


There are 7,690 businesses in North Lanarkshire. 87.1% are micro businesses. 10.6% are small businesses. 2.0% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in North Lanarkshire are wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles businesses.


North Lanarkshire Salary


The average salary in North Lanarkshire is £33,732 per year. Males earn 9.0% more.


Salaries in North Lanarkshire are 1.04% more than the national average of £33,384.


North Lanarkshire Property


The average property price in North Lanarkshire is £158,429. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in North Lanarkshire: £287,059 for detached houses. £154,355 for semi-detached houses. £114,486 for terrace houses. £77,815 for flats.