Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 131,125 Show data context
1811 131,125 Show data context 141,082 Show data context
1821 141,082 Show data context 158,321 Show data context
1831 158,321 Show data context 174,008 Show data context
1841 174,008 Show data context 190,372 Show data context
1851 190,372 Show data context 199,224 Show data context
1861 205,635 Show data context
1871 226,268 Show data context
1881 225,028 Show data context 247,892 Show data context
1891 247,630 Show data context 268,357 Show data context
1901 267,127 Show data context 283,531 Show data context
1911 283,531 Show data context 303,405 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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