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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
2018-06-30
EssexCounty1,196,9001,249,1001,312,6001,396,5991,477,764
BasildonDistrict152,500161,900165,900174,971185,862
BraintreeDistrict112,600119,500132,500147,514151,561
BrentwoodDistrict72,50070,70068,50073,84176,550
Castle PointDistrict86,80086,90086,70087,96490,070
ChelmsfordDistrict139,600153,500157,300168,491177,079
ColchesterDistrict138,900146,400156,000173,614192,523
Epping ForestDistrict116,100115,700121,000124,880131,137
HarlowDistrict79,60075,00078,80082,17786,594
MaldonDistrict48,30052,80059,60061,72064,425
RochfordDistrict73,70075,50078,70083,33386,981
TendringDistrict114,100125,900138,800138,062145,803
UttlesfordDistrict62,30065,40069,00080,03289,179
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)
Males722,228
Females755,536
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years311,172
18-64 years863,292
65+ years303,300
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years177,000
10-19 years164,998
20-29 years168,373
30-39 years179,575
40-49 years192,505
50-59 years207,010
60-69 years165,904
70-79 years139,356
80+ years83,043
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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