Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 251,084 Show data context
1811 251,084 Show data context 304,184 Show data context
1821 304,184 Show data context 360,725 Show data context
1831 360,725 Show data context 433,289 Show data context
1841 433,289 Show data context 539,260 Show data context
1851 539,260 Show data context 630,345 Show data context
1861 769,541 Show data context
1871 877,435 Show data context
1881 877,280 Show data context 1,006,758 Show data context
1891 1,006,767 Show data context 1,103,452 Show data context
1901 1,108,701 Show data context 1,251,910 Show data context
1911 1,251,910 Show data context 1,359,524 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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