West Yorkshire Population 2019

1,876,395

How Many People Live in West Yorkshire?

1,876,395
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20352,090,8350.63%64,762
20302,026,0730.70%69,599
20251,956,4740.70%67,379
20201,889,0950.68%12,700
20191,876,3950.66%48,447
20151,827,9480.67%59,656
20101,768,2920.74%64,050
20051,704,2420.67%56,190
20001,648,0520.33%27,095
19951,620,9570.40%32,091
19901,588,8660.78%60,845
19851,528,0210.42%31,987
19801,496,034-1.56%-122,284
19751,618,318-1.28%-107,914
19701,726,2320.14%12,309
19651,713,9230.13%11,134
19601,702,7890.06%5,480
19551,697,3090.06%5,462
19501,691,8470.00%

West Yorkshire Population Growth

West Yorkshire's 2019 population is now estimated at 1,876,395. In 1950, the population of West Yorkshire was 1,691,847. West Yorkshire has grown by 48,447 since 2015, which represents a 0.66% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of West Yorkshire, which typically includes West Yorkshire's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations