Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 22,293 Show data context
1811 22,293 Show data context 27,967 Show data context
1821 27,967 Show data context 36,368 Show data context
1831 36,368 Show data context 39,769 Show data context
1841 39,769 Show data context 46,644 Show data context
1851 46,644 Show data context 51,824 Show data context
1881 56,077 Show data context 58,652 Show data context
1891 58,652 Show data context 59,712 Show data context
1901 59,740 Show data context 60,998 Show data context
1911 60,998 Show data context 55,762 Show data context
1921 55,762 Show data context 52,114 Show data context
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1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
1881 1881 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 4 , 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'
1891 1891 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 2 , 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'
1901 1901 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 12 , 'Registration County, Districts, and Sub-Districts, with their Constituent Civil Parishes - Area; Houses and Population 1891 and 1901, and Separate Occupiers 1901'
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 5 , 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 3 , 'Population, Acreage, Private Families and Dwellings'

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Date accessed: 17th January 2019