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Wales (Country in United Kingdom)

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The population development in Wales.

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2015-06-30
Wales (Cymru)Country2,813,5002,873,0002,910,2003,063,7583,099,086
Blaenau GwentDistrict75,70072,70070,00069,81269,544
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)District126,200129,500128,700139,410142,092
Caerphilly (Caerffili)District171,800170,600169,500178,782180,164
Cardiff (Caerdydd)District286,800296,900310,100345,442357,160
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)District165,100169,700173,700183,961185,123
CeredigionDistrict61,20065,90075,40075,29374,642
ConwyDistrict99,000108,000109,700115,326116,218
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)District86,70089,40093,10093,91994,691
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)District138,600142,000148,600152,666154,074
GwyneddDistrict111,900115,000116,800121,523122,864
Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)District68,00069,10067,80069,91369,979
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District60,50059,60056,20058,85159,324
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)District76,50080,20085,00091,50892,476
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)District142,700138,800134,400139,880140,992
Newport (Casnewydd)District132,400135,500137,600145,785147,769
Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)District107,400112,400113,100122,613123,464
PowysDistrict112,200119,700126,400133,071132,642
Rhondda Cynon TafDistrict238,400234,900231,900234,373237,411
Swansea (Abertawe)District229,300229,700223,500238,691242,382
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)District90,700118,100119,300126,679127,592
Torfaen (Tor-faen)District113,20091,00090,90091,19091,836
Wrexham (Wrecsam)District119,200124,200128,500135,070136,647
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14565,110,034

Source: UK National Statistics (web).


Further Population Figures:

Gender (C 2011)
Males1,504,228
Females1,559,228
Age Groups (C 2011)
0-17 years633,407
18-64 years1,867,505
65+ years562,544
Age Distribution (C 2011)
0-14 years519,128
15-29 years596,772
30-44 years570,894
45-59 years609,233
60-74 years505,435
≥75 years261,994
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
Not stated233,928

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