Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 15,867 Show data context
1811 15,867 Show data context 17,645 Show data context
1821 17,645 Show data context 19,870 Show data context
1831 19,870 Show data context 22,111 Show data context
1841 22,111 Show data context 23,072 Show data context
1851 23,072 Show data context 22,795 Show data context
1861 23,817 Show data context
1871 26,848 Show data context
1881 26,848 Show data context 27,073 Show data context
1891 27,080 Show data context 27,423 Show data context
1901 27,423 Show data context 28,262 Show data context
1911 28,262 Show data context 29,335 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'
1871 1871 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Registrars' Sub-Districts'
1881 1881 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 4 , 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'
1891 1891 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 2 , 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'
1901 1901 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 12 , 'Registration County, Districts, and Sub-Districts, with their Constituent Civil Parishes - Area; Houses and Population 1891 and 1901, and Separate Occupiers 1901'
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 5 , 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'

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Date accessed: 18th October 2021