Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 23,396 Show data context
1811 23,396 Show data context 30,537 Show data context
1821 30,537 Show data context 39,105 Show data context
1831 39,105 Show data context 47,634 Show data context
1841 47,634 Show data context 56,756 Show data context
1851 56,756 Show data context 64,778 Show data context
1861 65,681 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Sub-Districts'

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Date accessed: 07th December 2019