Skip to main content
Bookmark and Share

Aberdeen City

Partnership Info

Area Overview

  • Population: 229,000
  • Area: 185 square kilometres
  • Classification: Urban
  • Industries: Energy, technology and life sciences

Key Contacts

Community Planning Partnership Aims and Structure
The  Community Planning in Aberdeen website provides the Community Plan, Single Outcome Agreement, minutes, strategies and action plans that support Community Planning and lots of useful links.

Policy and partnership information for Aberdeen City can be found on the Aberdeen City website.

Key Documents

Employability Strategies / Action Plans / Business Plans
Aberdeen Works is a Community Planning Aberdeen Forum which brings partners together to maintain a focus of employment and employment issues in Aberdeen City.

Related strategies / frameworks 
Aberdeen City - Youth Employment Activity Plan (March 2018)


NOMIS Local Authority Labour Market Profiles
The  Aberdeen City Labour Market Profile brings together data from several sources, and includes information on employment/ unemployment,  economic inactivity,  employment by occupation, qualifications, earnings by residence, out-of-work benefits and jobs (total jobs/ employee jobs). 

Skills Development Scotland  
Skills Development Scotland have prepared local labour market information and intelligence for each of the unitary authorities in Scotland that includes:

Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics (SNS)
Aberdeen City SNS Standard Area Profile covers a range of small area statistics including information on health, education, poverty, unemployment, housing, population, crime and social / community issues at the data zone level and above. The provide standard reports and more in detail reports to your own specifications.

Community Health Partnership Profile

Assurance and Improvements Plans 2012-15
Assurance and Improvement Plans  set out an assessment of performance risks for each council in Scotland.  AIPs are valuable at highlighting themes about which councils should be working to provide themselves - as well as their LAN - with assurance that risks to performance are being managed effectively. View the Aberdeen City Assurance and Improvement Plan.

Case Studies

Here you can read case studies giving details of different programmes and success stories in the area:

Further Info

Here you can find documents and news stories about initiatives that have taken place in the local area.


Projects To be added…

Local services

Aberdeen City - Youth Employment Action Plan (March 2018)

If you have anything that you would like added or amended on these pages please contact us.