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.