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Leicester

Unitary District in United Kingdom

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The population development in Leicester as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2020-06-30
LeicesterUnitary District283,100281,500282,800329,627354,036
LeicesterUnitary District283,100281,500282,800329,627354,036
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14567,081,234

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2021 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males178,126
Females175,910
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years84,069
18-64 years226,365
65+ years43,602
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years48,652
10-19 years46,887
20-29 years71,539
30-39 years49,872
40-49 years40,126
50-59 years37,115
60-69 years29,867
70-79 years18,321
80-89 years9,384
90+ years2,273
Passport (C 2011)
UK226,581
Republic of Ireland1,527
EU (other)20,822
other passport30,377
no passport53,084
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK218,996
Republic of Ireland1,933
EU (other)15,927
Other country92,983
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White166,636
Asian122,470
Black20,585
Arab3,311
Mixed/multiple11,580
Other ethnic group5,257
Religion (C 2011)
Christian106,872
Muslim61,440
Hindu50,087
Sikh14,457
Jewish295
Buddhist1,224
Other religion1,839
No religion75,280