Males and Females

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Year Male Female
1801 327,587 Show data context 355,665 Show data context
1811 396,079 Show data context 439,981 Show data context
1821 519,812 Show data context 547,475 Show data context
1831 660,738 Show data context 698,954 Show data context
1841 830,218 Show data context 868,391 Show data context
1851 1,008,824 Show data context 1,058,477 Show data context
1861 1,190,480 Show data context 1,274,886 Show data context
1871 1,372,664 Show data context 1,476,595 Show data context
1881 1,684,905 Show data context 1,800,914 Show data context
1891 1,905,115 Show data context 2,052,791 Show data context
1901 2,131,546 Show data context 2,305,972 Show data context
1911 2,283,769 Show data context 2,482,961 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: 29th November 2021