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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
2016-06-30
Wales (Cymru)Country2,813,5002,873,0002,910,2003,063,7583,113,150
Blaenau GwentDistrict75,70072,70070,00069,81269,628
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)District126,200129,500128,700139,410143,177
Caerphilly (Caerffili)District171,800170,600169,500178,782180,462
Cardiff (Caerdydd)District286,800296,900310,100345,442361,468
Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin)District165,100169,700173,700183,961185,610
CeredigionDistrict61,20065,90075,40075,29374,146
ConwyDistrict99,000108,000109,700115,326116,538
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)District86,70089,40093,10093,91994,805
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)District138,600142,000148,600152,666154,419
GwyneddDistrict111,900115,000116,800121,523123,627
Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)District68,00069,10067,80069,91369,723
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District60,50059,60056,20058,85159,810
Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)District76,50080,20085,00091,50892,843
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)District142,700138,800134,400139,880141,588
Newport (Casnewydd)District132,400135,500137,600145,785149,148
Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)District107,400112,400113,100122,613123,954
PowysDistrict112,200119,700126,400133,071132,160
Rhondda Cynon TafDistrict238,400234,900231,900234,373238,306
Swansea (Abertawe)District229,300229,700223,500238,691244,513
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)District90,700118,100119,300126,679128,463
Torfaen (Tor-faen)District113,20091,00090,90091,19092,052
Wrexham (Wrecsam)District119,200124,200128,500135,070136,710
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14565,648,054

Source: UK National Statistics (web).


Further Population Figures:

Gender (E 2016)
Males1,534,038
Females1,579,112
Age Groups (E 2016)
0-14 years627,906
15-64 years1,850,607
65+ years634,637
Age Distribution (E 2016)
0-9 years356,064
10-19 years349,603
20-29 years411,975
30-39 years358,010
40-49 years394,276
50-59 years423,797
60-69 years382,233
70-79 years271,331
80+ years165,861
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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