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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
2019-06-30
SomersetCounty430,700465,700498,700531,581562,225
MendipDistrict89,80097,400104,000109,406115,587
SedgemoorDistrict90,00098,600106,000114,919123,178
Somerset West and TauntonDistrict117,800127,100137,700145,143155,115
South SomersetDistrict133,100142,600151,100162,113168,345
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,796,807

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2020 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males274,556
Females287,669
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years111,190
18-64 years311,122
65+ years139,913
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years60,698
10-19 years61,195
20-29 years53,580
30-39 years60,159
40-49 years65,448
50-59 years83,683
60-69 years75,070
70-79 years64,103
80-89 years30,560
90+ years7,729
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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