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Leicester

Unitary District in East Midlands

Contents: Population

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

LeicesterUnitary District279,912329,839353,540
East MidlandsRegion4,172,1744,533,2224,771,666

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Districts and parishes as at December 2017. All population and corresponding area figures of parishes are based on assigning output areas by using population-weighted centroids. Thus, slight discrepancies are possible compared to the actual parish boundaries that are depicted in the map. No population figures are provided for parishes smaller than output areas.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2017)
Males176,820
Females176,720
Age Groups (E 2017)
0-17 years83,778
18-64 years228,226
65+ years41,536
Age Distribution (E 2017)
0-9 years50,233
10-19 years46,157
20-29 years71,375
30-39 years50,381
40-49 years40,724
50-59 years37,550
60-69 years28,743
70-79 years16,801
80+ years11,576
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

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