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Essex

County in United Kingdom

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The population development in Essex 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
EssexCounty1,196,9001,249,1001,312,6001,396,5991,497,759
BasildonDistrict152,500161,900165,900174,971187,558
BraintreeDistrict112,600119,500132,500147,514153,091
BrentwoodDistrict72,50070,70068,50073,84177,242
Castle PointDistrict86,80086,90086,70087,96490,524
ChelmsfordDistrict139,600153,500157,300168,491179,549
ColchesterDistrict138,900146,400156,000173,614197,200
Epping ForestDistrict116,100115,700121,000124,880132,175
HarlowDistrict79,60075,00078,80082,17787,280
MaldonDistrict48,30052,80059,60061,72065,401
RochfordDistrict73,70075,50078,70083,33387,627
TendringDistrict114,100125,900138,800138,062147,353
UttlesfordDistrict62,30065,40069,00080,03292,759
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)
Males732,341
Females765,418
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years317,043
18-64 years870,804
65+ years309,912
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years176,961
10-19 years169,730
20-29 years167,313
30-39 years184,719
40-49 years188,727
50-59 years211,762
60-69 years167,258
70-79 years145,969
80-89 years70,006
90+ years15,314
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,126,396
Republic of Ireland8,815
EU (other)24,524
other passport33,417
no passport211,649
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK1,292,812
Republic of Ireland9,278
EU (other)30,455
Other country61,042
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White1,313,856
Asian34,860
Black18,709
Arab2,042
Mixed/multiple20,885
Other ethnic group3,235
Religion (C 2011)
Christian860,906
Muslim13,526
Hindu8,295
Sikh2,197
Jewish6,662
Buddhist4,693
Other religion5,165
No religion392,047

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