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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Population estimates by local authority and year
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[Collapse]United Kingdom57,438,65859,113,01663,285,14563,705,03064,105,65464,596,75265,110,03465,648,054
United Kingdom[Collapse]Great Britain55,831,36357,424,17861,470,82761,881,39662,275,92962,756,25463,258,41363,785,917
Great Britain[Collapse]England47,875,03549,449,74653,107,16953,493,72953,865,81754,316,61854,786,32755,268,067
EnglandNorth East2,586,9862,540,0902,596,4412,602,3102,610,4812,618,7102,624,6212,636,848
North West6,843,0396,772,9857,055,9617,084,3377,103,2617,132,9917,173,8357,219,623
Yorkshire and the Humber4,936,1004,976,6435,288,2125,316,6915,337,7115,360,0275,390,5765,425,741
East Midlands4,011,4114,189,6224,537,4484,567,7314,598,4314,637,4134,677,0384,724,437
West Midlands5,229,6995,280,7275,608,6675,642,5695,674,7125,713,2845,751,0005,800,734
East5,121,0525,400,4635,862,4185,907,3485,954,3166,018,3836,076,4516,130,542
London6,829,3147,322,4038,204,4078,308,3698,416,5438,538,6898,673,7138,787,892
South East7,629,1868,023,4498,652,7848,724,7378,792,7668,873,8188,947,9139,026,297
South West4,688,2484,943,3645,300,8315,339,6375,377,5965,423,3035,471,1805,515,953
[Collapse]Wales2,872,9982,910,2323,063,7583,074,0673,082,4123,092,0363,099,0863,113,150
WalesIsle of Anglesey69,12367,80669,91370,04970,09170,16969,97969,723
Gwynedd115,007116,844121,523122,142121,911122,273122,864123,627
Conwy107,951109,674115,326115,515115,835116,287116,218116,538
Denbighshire89,39593,07093,91994,06694,51094,79194,69194,805
Flintshire142,036148,629152,666152,743153,240153,804154,074154,419
Wrexham124,180128,540135,070135,919136,399136,714136,647136,710
Powys119,703126,398133,071132,952132,705132,675132,642132,160
Ceredigion65,93375,41775,29376,04675,96475,42574,64274,146
Pembrokeshire112,446113,058122,613123,035123,261123,666123,464123,954
Carmarthenshire169,725173,652183,961184,317184,681184,898185,123185,610
Swansea229,743223,463238,691239,633240,332241,297242,382244,513
Neath Port Talbot138,844134,380139,880140,108139,898140,490140,992141,588
Bridgend129,477128,735139,410139,740140,480141,214142,092143,177
Vale of Glamorgan118,053119,277126,679126,831127,159127,685127,592128,463
Cardiff296,941310,088345,442348,493351,710354,294357,160361,468
Rhondda Cynon Taf234,917231,910234,373235,599236,114236,888237,411238,306
Merthyr Tydfil59,59456,20758,85158,89859,02159,06559,32459,810
Caerphilly170,615169,546178,782179,022179,247179,941180,164180,462
Blaenau Gwent72,66670,00069,81269,82269,78969,67469,54469,628
Torfaen90,96190,91291,19091,37291,40791,60991,83692,052
Monmouthshire80,20984,98491,50891,65992,10092,33692,47692,843
Newport135,479137,642145,785146,106146,558146,841147,769149,148
[Collapse]ScotlandScotland5,083,3305,064,2005,299,9005,313,6005,327,7005,347,6005,373,0005,404,700
[Collapse]Northern Ireland[Collapse]Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland1,607,2951,688,8381,814,3181,823,6341,829,7251,840,4981,851,6211,862,137

Metadata

Title
Mid-year population estimates (1991 onwards), by Welsh local authorities, English regions and UK countries, for single year of age and gender

Last update
22 June 2017 22 June 2017

Next update
June 2018

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Mid-year population estimates, Office for National Statistics

Contact email
stats.popcensus@gov.wales

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local authorities

Geographical coverage
United Kingdom

Languages covered
English only

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description
This dataset provides population estimates for the local authorities in Wales, the English regions and the UK countries for the period from 1991 onwards by gender and single year of age, together with some aggregated age groups.

This material is Crown Copyright and may be re-used (not including logos) free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government Licence.


Data collection and calculation
See weblinks

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
Data are produced and reported annually and relate to the 30 June of each year from 1991 onwards.

Users, uses and context
The data presented here are used by central government departments and local authorities for a range of purposes including planning and monitoring of services and as denominators for the calculation of various rates and indicators.

Rounding applied
Data are provided on an unrounded basis although the Office for National Statistics advises that any results presented from these data are rounded to the nearest 100 where practical.

Revisions information
The data presented here reflect changes made to population estimates from 2001 to 2010 in re-basing the data to be consistent with the results of the 2011 Census (see weblinks).

This data set was revised on the 3rd of May 2016 to correct an error of the age distribution in the council areas of Scotland.

Statistical quality
See weblinks.

Keywords
Population; UK Population; Welsh Population; Mid-year population estimates;

Name
POPU0003