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Sachsen

State in Germany

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1987-05-25
Population
Estimate
1995-12-31
Population
Estimate
2001-12-31
Population
Census
2011-05-09
Population
Estimate
2021-12-31
Sachsen [Saxony]State5,032,0004,566,6034,384,1924,056,7994,043,002
BautzenCounty408,410374,309358,358315,174296,290
ChemnitzCounty-level City335,983288,268255,798240,253243,105
DresdenCounty-level City542,252495,424478,631512,354555,351
ErzgebirgskreisCounty476,212434,001412,055361,791328,695
GörlitzCounty391,047343,077316,037269,647248,273
LeipzigCounty295,264279,426288,146262,214258,214
Leipzig StadtCounty-level City600,543519,710493,052502,979601,866
MeißenCounty307,473278,897272,583247,054239,344
MittelsachsenCounty414,545377,125364,925322,077299,329
NordsachsenCounty244,237231,165227,647201,165197,529
Sächsische Schweiz-OsterzgebirgeCounty292,288269,580270,136246,818244,009
VogtlandkreisCounty312,506284,076271,543240,053221,376
ZwickauCounty432,550391,545375,281335,220309,621
Deutschland [Germany]Federal Republic77,718,00081,817,49982,440,30980,219,69583,237,124

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (web), Statistical Offices of the German States (web).

Explanation: States and counties in the boundaries of 31 December 2021.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2021)
Males1,992,884
Females2,050,118
Age Groups (E 2021)
0-17 years648,791
18-64 years2,312,312
65+ years1,081,899
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years367,504
10-19 years346,060
20-29 years344,544
30-39 years541,947
40-49 years480,066
50-59 years603,713
60-69 years581,276
70-79 years429,844
80-89 years310,119
90+ years51,868
Nationality (E 2020)
German3,841,186
Foreign215,755
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Germany3,845,160
EU 2784,839
Europe (other)35,419
Other country49,179
Unknown42,202
Religion (C 2011)
Roman Catholic144,144
Protestant822,180
Other/No/Unknown3,090,475

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