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Essex

County in United Kingdom

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The population development in Essex as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2019-06-30
EssexCounty1,196,9001,249,1001,312,6001,396,5991,489,189
BasildonDistrict152,500161,900165,900174,971187,199
BraintreeDistrict112,600119,500132,500147,514152,604
BrentwoodDistrict72,50070,70068,50073,84177,021
Castle PointDistrict86,80086,90086,70087,96490,376
ChelmsfordDistrict139,600153,500157,300168,491178,388
ColchesterDistrict138,900146,400156,000173,614194,706
Epping ForestDistrict116,100115,700121,000124,880131,689
HarlowDistrict79,60075,00078,80082,17787,067
MaldonDistrict48,30052,80059,60061,72064,926
RochfordDistrict73,70075,50078,70083,33387,368
TendringDistrict114,100125,900138,800138,062146,561
UttlesfordDistrict62,30065,40069,00080,03291,284
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,796,807

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2020 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males728,350
Females760,839
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years314,163
18-64 years867,459
65+ years307,567
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years177,385
10-19 years167,078
20-29 years168,184
30-39 years182,573
40-49 years190,012
50-59 years209,997
60-69 years165,792
70-79 years143,264
80-89 years69,761
90+ years15,143
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,126,396
Republic of Ireland8,815
EU (other)24,524
other passport33,417
no passport211,649
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK1,292,812
Republic of Ireland9,278
EU (other)30,455
Other country61,042
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White1,313,856
Asian34,860
Black18,709
Arab2,042
Mixed/multiple20,885
Other ethnic group3,235
Religion (C 2011)
Christian860,906
Muslim13,526
Hindu8,295
Sikh2,197
Jewish6,662
Buddhist4,693
Other religion5,165
No religion392,047

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