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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
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2018-06-30
Wales (Cymru)Country2,813,5002,873,0002,910,2003,063,7583,138,631
Blaenau GwentDistrict75,70072,70070,00069,81269,713
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)District126,200129,500128,700139,410144,876
Caerphilly (Caerffili)District171,800170,600169,500178,782181,019
Cardiff (Caerdydd)District286,800296,900310,100345,442364,248
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)District165,100169,700173,700183,961187,568
CeredigionDistrict61,20065,90075,40075,29372,992
ConwyDistrict99,000108,000109,700115,326117,181
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)District86,70089,40093,10093,91995,330
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)District138,600142,000148,600152,666155,593
GwyneddDistrict111,900115,000116,800121,523124,178
Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)District68,00069,10067,80069,91369,961
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District60,50059,60056,20058,85160,183
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)District76,50080,20085,00091,50894,142
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)District142,700138,800134,400139,880142,906
Newport (Casnewydd)District132,400135,500137,600145,785153,302
Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)District107,400112,400113,100122,613125,055
PowysDistrict112,200119,700126,400133,071132,447
Rhondda Cynon TafDistrict238,400234,900231,900234,373240,131
Swansea (Abertawe)District229,300229,700223,500238,691246,466
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)District90,700118,100119,300126,679132,165
Torfaen (Tor-faen)District113,20091,00090,90091,19093,049
Wrexham (Wrecsam)District119,200124,200128,500135,070136,126
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,435,550

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2019 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males1,547,309
Females1,591,322
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years629,785
18-64 years1,856,853
65+ years651,993
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years353,157
10-19 years350,883
20-29 years411,654
30-39 years371,851
40-49 years375,526
50-59 years433,915
60-69 years373,835
70-79 years297,351
80+ years170,459
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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