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Wigan

Metropolitan Borough in North West England

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

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2020-06-30
WiganMetropolitan Borough301,415317,849330,712
AbramWard13,30515,02015,909
AshtonWard11,79812,19912,018
Aspull New Springs WhelleyWard12,20712,72813,065
Astley Mosley CommonWard11,43111,27011,893
AtherleighWard9,76211,58112,411
AthertonWard14,00614,77215,786
BrynWard11,76511,66211,694
DouglasWard11,05712,89213,819
Golborne and Lowton WestWard11,02611,91412,050
HindleyWard12,02713,38513,703
Hindley GreenWard10,66311,18611,348
InceWard12,07013,48614,547
Leigh EastWard11,32812,32412,811
Leigh SouthWard13,49514,01114,388
Leigh WestWard14,53914,93915,758
Lowton EastWard12,43312,61713,338
OrrellWard10,52311,51312,244
PembertonWard13,63813,98214,893
Shevington with Lower GroundWard11,72511,48211,513
Standish with LangtreeWard12,05312,18212,832
TyldesleyWard13,45914,34114,920
Wigan CentralWard11,16711,71212,317
Wigan WestWard12,83313,41413,457
WinstanleyWard10,65811,26411,776
Worsley MesnesWard12,45511,97312,222
North West EnglandRegion6,729,7647,052,1777,367,456

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Wards as at December 2020. All area and population figures of wards are based on output areas. Thus, slight discrepancies are possible compared to the actual ward boundaries that are depicted in the map.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males164,901
Females165,811
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years69,384
18-64 years197,908
65+ years63,420
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years37,912
10-19 years38,017
20-29 years37,602
30-39 years43,475
40-49 years41,915
50-59 years49,160
60-69 years36,394
70-79 years31,606
80+ years14,696
Passport (C 2011)
UK248,737
Republic of Ireland939
EU (other)3,241
other passport2,717
no passport63,034
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK306,656
Republic of Ireland1,131
EU (other)3,980
Other country6,082
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White309,193
Asian3,519
Black1,678
Arab304
Mixed/multiple2,756
Other ethnic group399
Religion (C 2011)
Christian247,223
Muslim2,162
Hindu682
Sikh62
Jewish71
Buddhist703
Other religion689
No religion48,640

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