Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 205,340 Show data context
1811 205,340 Show data context 231,218 Show data context
1821 231,218 Show data context 277,207 Show data context
1831 277,207 Show data context 311,903 Show data context
1841 311,903 Show data context 356,226 Show data context
1851 356,226 Show data context 400,236 Show data context
1861 404,143 Show data context
1871 428,075 Show data context
1881 428,075 Show data context 463,061 Show data context
1891 463,075 Show data context 467,281 Show data context
1901 467,327 Show data context 492,994 Show data context
1911 492,994 Show data context 557,485 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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