Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 140,999 Show data context
1811 140,999 Show data context 159,721 Show data context
1821 159,721 Show data context 186,449 Show data context
1831 186,449 Show data context 208,841 Show data context
1841 208,841 Show data context 239,791 Show data context
1851 239,791 Show data context 260,693 Show data context
1861 293,874 Show data context
1871 324,900 Show data context
1881 324,900 Show data context 386,514 Show data context
1891 386,536 Show data context 432,414 Show data context
1901 435,266 Show data context 491,032 Show data context
1911 491,032 Show data context 547,655 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: 13th May 2021