Population overview

A brief synopsis of some of the main issues covered by the population articles plus guidance on finding and using the most appropriate ethnicity statistics

Latest results from Census 2021

The latest figures from Census 2021, as they are rolled out

Demographic dashboard

Visualisation of demographic data, such as age and gender.

Area and population density

Local authority population densities by square kilometre

Births and deaths

Yearly birth and death statistics, general fertility rates, total fertility rates and standardised mortality ratios

Civil partnerships, same-sex marriages

Yearly figures by gender

Mid-year population estimates

Yearly figures from the office for national statistics

National Insurance number (NINo) registrations, non-UK nationals

Data from the national insurance recording system

Population history 1891-2021

10-yearly estimates from the census of population

Population projections

Projections to 2043 from the office for national statistics

16+ population from APS

Annual Population Survey - annual data, produced quarterly