Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 20,465 Show data context
1811 20,465 Show data context 28,791 Show data context
1821 28,791 Show data context 36,205 Show data context
1831 36,205 Show data context 52,981 Show data context
1841 52,981 Show data context 74,779 Show data context
1851 74,779 Show data context 120,004 Show data context
1861 185,950 Show data context
1871 283,153 Show data context
1881 217,112 Show data context 270,369 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'

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Date accessed: 29th September 2023