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The population of the boroughs in the Metropolitan County of West Midlands.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, passport, country of birth, ethnic group, religion).

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
BirminghamMetropolitan Borough1,029,2001,004,500984,6001,074,2831,141,374
CoventryMetropolitan Borough319,000303,900302,800316,915366,785
Dudley Metropolitan Borough301,200307,700305,100313,261320,626
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough309,700292,600284,600309,042327,378
SolihullMetropolitan Borough198,600200,400199,600206,856214,909
WalsallMetropolitan Borough267,300261,300253,300269,524283,378
WolverhamptonMetropolitan Borough257,800248,500238,000249,852262,008
West MidlandsMetropolitan County2,682,8002,618,8002,568,0002,739,7332,916,458

Source: UK Office for National Statistics. (web).


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males1,444,836
Females1,471,622
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years694,914
18-64 years1,770,661
65+ years450,883
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years403,210
10-19 years371,704
20-29 years454,434
30-39 years399,388
40-49 years354,271
50-59 years346,911
60-69 years257,757
70-79 years199,572
80+ years129,211
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,980,999
Republic of Ireland24,375
EU (other)73,692
other passport132,631
no passport541,747
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK2,282,318
Republic of Ireland29,167
EU (other)70,427
Other country354,548
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White1,919,138
Asian514,981
Black164,069
Arab16,029
Mixed/multiple96,204
Other ethnic group26,039
Religion (C 2011)
Christian1,471,780
Muslim332,684
Hindu59,768
Sikh116,715
Jewish3,060
Buddhist9,119
Other religion15,181
No religion554,152