Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 1,807 Show data context
1811 1,807 Show data context 2,542 Show data context
1821 2,542 Show data context 4,708 Show data context
1831 4,708 Show data context 8,520 Show data context
1841 8,520 Show data context 14,885 Show data context
1851 14,885 Show data context 21,250 Show data context
1881 33,395 Show data context 37,558 Show data context
1891 37,558 Show data context 41,896 Show data context
1901 41,896 Show data context 47,518 Show data context
1911 47,518 Show data context 48,666 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'

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Date accessed: 07th December 2021