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Country in United Kingdom

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

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
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1991-06-30
Population
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2001-06-30
Population
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2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2019-06-30
Wales (Cymru)Country2,813,5002,873,0002,910,2003,063,7583,152,879
Blaenau GwentDistrict75,70072,70070,00069,81269,862
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)District126,200129,500128,700139,410147,049
Caerphilly (Caerffili)District171,800170,600169,500178,782181,075
Cardiff (Caerdydd)District286,800296,900310,100345,442366,903
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)District165,100169,700173,700183,961188,771
CeredigionDistrict61,20065,90075,40075,29372,695
ConwyDistrict99,000108,000109,700115,326117,203
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)District86,70089,40093,10093,91995,696
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)District138,600142,000148,600152,666156,100
GwyneddDistrict111,900115,000116,800121,523124,560
Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)District68,00069,10067,80069,91370,043
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District60,50059,60056,20058,85160,326
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)District76,50080,20085,00091,50894,590
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)District142,700138,800134,400139,880143,315
Newport (Casnewydd)District132,400135,500137,600145,785154,676
Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)District107,400112,400113,100122,613125,818
PowysDistrict112,200119,700126,400133,071132,435
Rhondda Cynon TafDistrict238,400234,900231,900234,373241,264
Swansea (Abertawe)District229,300229,700223,500238,691246,993
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)District90,700118,100119,300126,679133,587
Torfaen (Tor-faen)District113,20091,00090,90091,19093,961
Wrexham (Wrecsam)District119,200124,200128,500135,070135,957
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)
Males1,554,678
Females1,598,201
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years629,939
18-64 years1,860,564
65+ years662,376
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years349,326
10-19 years353,200
20-29 years410,662
30-39 years377,874
40-49 years368,628
50-59 years437,960
60-69 years374,995
70-79 years306,071
80-89 years143,647
90+ years30,516
Passport (C 2011)
UK2,282,036
Republic of Ireland10,671
EU (other)42,733
other passport53,984
no passport687,519
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK2,895,585
Republic of Ireland12,175
EU (other)55,360
Other country100,336
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White2,928,253
Asian70,128
Black18,276
Arab9,615
Mixed/multiple31,521
Other ethnic group5,663
Religion (C 2011)
Christian1,763,299
Muslim45,950
Hindu10,434
Sikh2,962
Jewish2,064
Buddhist9,117
Other religion12,705
No religion982,997

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