West Yorkshire Population 2021

1,901,947
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West Yorkshire's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,901,947. In 1950, the population of West Yorkshire was 1,691,847. West Yorkshire has grown by 12,852 since 2015, which represents a 0.68% 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.

West Yorkshire Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20352,090,8350.60%12,567
20342,078,2680.62%12,727
20332,065,5410.63%12,924
20322,052,6170.64%13,148
20312,039,4690.66%13,396
20302,026,0730.68%13,626
20292,012,4470.69%13,821
20281,998,6260.70%13,980
20271,984,6460.71%14,080
20261,970,5660.72%14,092
20251,956,4740.72%14,004
20241,942,4700.72%13,809
20231,928,6610.71%13,527
20221,915,1340.69%13,187
20211,901,9470.68%12,852
20201,889,0950.68%12,700
20191,876,3950.66%12,359
20181,864,0360.65%12,108
20171,851,9280.65%12,029
20161,839,8990.65%11,951
20151,827,9480.65%11,857
20141,816,0910.65%11,780
20131,804,3110.65%11,688
20121,792,6230.65%11,643
20111,780,9800.72%12,688
20101,768,2920.74%13,000
20091,755,2920.74%12,886
20081,742,4060.74%12,828
20071,729,5780.74%12,715
20061,716,8630.74%12,621
20051,704,2420.74%12,512
20041,691,7300.74%12,454
20031,679,2760.74%12,345
20021,666,9310.74%12,255
20011,654,6760.40%6,624
20001,648,0520.33%5,461
19991,642,5910.33%5,436
19981,637,1550.33%5,417
19971,631,7380.33%5,392
19961,626,3460.33%5,389
19951,620,9570.33%5,364
19941,615,5930.33%5,346
19931,610,2470.33%5,321
19921,604,9260.33%5,318
19911,599,6080.68%10,742
19901,588,8660.78%12,360
19891,576,5060.78%12,247
19881,564,2590.79%12,185
19871,552,0740.78%12,074
19861,540,0000.78%11,979
19851,528,0210.78%11,871
19841,516,1500.79%11,810
19831,504,3400.78%11,702
19821,492,6380.78%11,612
19811,481,026-1.00%-15,008
19801,496,034-1.56%-23,720
19791,519,754-1.56%-24,063
19781,543,817-1.56%-24,445
19771,568,262-1.56%-24,797
19761,593,059-1.56%-25,259
19751,618,318-1.56%-25,624
19741,643,942-1.56%-26,029
19731,669,971-1.56%-26,405
19721,696,376-1.56%-26,897
19711,723,273-0.17%-2,959
19701,726,2320.14%2,469
19691,723,7630.14%2,462
19681,721,3010.14%2,465
19671,718,8360.14%2,458
19661,716,3780.14%2,455
19651,713,9230.14%2,448
19641,711,4750.14%2,451
19631,709,0240.14%2,444
19621,706,5800.14%2,441
19611,704,1390.08%1,350
19601,702,7890.06%1,099
19591,701,6900.06%1,096
19581,700,5940.06%1,096
19571,699,4980.06%1,093
19561,698,4050.06%1,096
19551,697,3090.06%1,094
19541,696,2150.06%1,093
19531,695,1220.06%1,091
19521,694,0310.06%1,093
19511,692,9380.06%1,091
19501,691,8470.00%

West Yorkshire Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
London9,425,6221.31%
Manchester2,750,1200.73%
Birmingham2,626,3740.73%
West Yorkshire1,901,9470.68%
Glasgow1,680,6690.44%
Southampton935,8680.86%
Liverpool906,4430.53%
Newcastle Upon Tyne813,8070.53%
Nottingham794,0080.81%
Sheffield735,2920.70%
Bristol693,5521.07%
Belfast634,5940.63%
Brighton612,1590.87%
Leicester556,9300.86%
Edinburgh542,5991.08%
Bournemouth510,0210.86%
Cardiff481,0820.72%
Coventry432,3861.60%
Middlesbrough388,9690.41%
Stoke On Trent387,7850.46%

Other Cities in United Kingdom

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

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