Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 33,704 Show data context
1811 33,704 Show data context 36,841 Show data context
1821 36,841 Show data context 43,380 Show data context
1831 43,380 Show data context 45,716 Show data context
1841 45,716 Show data context 49,097 Show data context
1851 49,097 Show data context 53,294 Show data context
1861 58,501 Show data context
1871 72,049 Show data context
1881 72,049 Show data context 75,297 Show data context
1891 79,361 Show data context 82,712 Show data context
1901 83,028 Show data context 88,172 Show data context
1911 69,897 Show data context 73,308 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Sub-Districts'
1871 1871 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Registrars' Sub-Districts'
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'

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Date accessed: 20th September 2019