Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 172,065 Show data context
1811 172,065 Show data context 185,549 Show data context
1821 185,549 Show data context 201,361 Show data context
1831 201,361 Show data context 217,211 Show data context
1841 217,211 Show data context 230,712 Show data context
1851 230,712 Show data context 235,167 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'

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Date accessed: 20th October 2019