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Shropshire

Unitary County in United Kingdom

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The population development in Shropshire 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
ShropshireUnitary County255,300268,700283,300307,108325,415
ShropshireUnitary County255,300268,700283,300307,108325,415
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)
Males161,240
Females164,175
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years60,293
18-64 years183,906
65+ years81,216
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years31,445
10-19 years34,821
20-29 years31,109
30-39 years35,656
40-49 years38,327
50-59 years50,230
60-69 years43,835
70-79 years38,168
80-89 years17,832
90+ years3,992
Passport (C 2011)
UK230,818
Republic of Ireland1,029
EU (other)4,192
other passport3,851
no passport67,770
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK291,742
Republic of Ireland1,200
EU (other)6,007
Other country7,180
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White299,874
Asian3,089
Black580
Arab179
Mixed/multiple2,168
Other ethnic group239
Religion (C 2011)
Christian210,268
Muslim989
Hindu378
Sikh256
Jewish127
Buddhist792
Other religion1,113
No religion69,725