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Somerset

County in United Kingdom

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The population development in Somerset 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
SomersetCounty430,700465,700498,700531,581563,851
MendipDistrict89,80097,400104,000109,406116,288
SedgemoorDistrict90,00098,600106,000114,919123,446
Somerset West and TauntonDistrict117,800127,100137,700145,143155,421
South SomersetDistrict133,100142,600151,100162,113168,696
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)
Males275,288
Females288,563
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years111,293
18-64 years310,589
65+ years141,969
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years59,772
10-19 years61,738
20-29 years52,728
30-39 years60,994
40-49 years64,209
50-59 years84,159
60-69 years75,385
70-79 years66,090
80-89 years30,886
90+ years7,890
Passport (C 2011)
UK397,226
Republic of Ireland1,667
EU (other)10,941
other passport7,721
no passport115,707
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK498,211
Republic of Ireland1,989
EU (other)14,511
Other country15,261
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White519,255
Asian4,873
Black1,013
Arab175
Mixed/multiple4,241
Other ethnic group415
Religion (C 2011)
Christian339,211
Muslim1,470
Hindu506
Sikh100
Jewish337
Buddhist1,612
Other religion3,361
No religion141,071

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