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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
2020-06-30
Wales (Cymru)Country2,813,5002,873,0002,910,2003,063,7583,169,586
Blaenau GwentDistrict75,70072,70070,00069,81270,020
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)District126,200129,500128,700139,410147,539
Caerphilly (Caerffili)District171,800170,600169,500178,782181,731
Cardiff (Caerdydd)District286,800296,900310,100345,442369,202
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)District165,100169,700173,700183,961190,073
CeredigionDistrict61,20065,90075,40075,29372,895
ConwyDistrict99,000108,000109,700115,326118,184
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)District86,70089,40093,10093,91996,664
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)District138,600142,000148,600152,666156,847
GwyneddDistrict111,900115,000116,800121,523125,171
Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)District68,00069,10067,80069,91370,440
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District60,50059,60056,20058,85160,424
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)District76,50080,20085,00091,50895,164
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)District142,700138,800134,400139,880144,386
Newport (Casnewydd)District132,400135,500137,600145,785156,447
Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)District107,400112,400113,100122,613126,751
PowysDistrict112,200119,700126,400133,071133,030
Rhondda Cynon TafDistrict238,400234,900231,900234,373241,873
Swansea (Abertawe)District229,300229,700223,500238,691246,563
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)District90,700118,100119,300126,679135,295
Torfaen (Tor-faen)District113,20091,00090,90091,19094,832
Wrexham (Wrecsam)District119,200124,200128,500135,070136,055
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14567,081,234

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2021 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males1,563,524
Females1,606,062
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years629,872
18-64 years1,871,124
65+ years668,590
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years343,519
10-19 years358,258
20-29 years414,671
30-39 years382,545
40-49 years365,395
50-59 years439,192
60-69 years377,371
70-79 years312,909
80-89 years144,966
90+ years30,760
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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