Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 29,730 Show data context
1811 29,730 Show data context 34,832 Show data context
1821 34,832 Show data context 41,668 Show data context
1831 41,668 Show data context 50,232 Show data context
1841 50,232 Show data context 60,709 Show data context
1851 60,709 Show data context 71,768 Show data context
1861 92,883 Show data context
1871 124,286 Show data context
1881 124,286 Show data context 153,712 Show data context
1891 153,712 Show data context 162,596 Show data context
1901 163,098 Show data context 167,643 Show data context
1911 167,643 Show data context 174,719 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: 17th September 2021