This is a linked data resource: it has a permanent unique uri at which both humans and machines can find it on the Internet, and which can be used an identifier in queries on our SPARQL endpoint.
Local government in Scotland comprises 32 unitary local authorities, responsible for the provision of a range of public services. Local authority areas (also known as council areas) reflect the geographical diversity within Scotland with wide variations in size (from 60 square miles in Dundee City council area to 25,656 square miles in Highland council area) and population (from under 20,000 people in Orkney Islands council area to over 600,000 in Glasgow City council area).
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In addition to this bookmarkable html page, this metadata about this linked data resource is also available for our robot customers in the following machine-readable formats. Please refer to the API documentation for more details.