Small Area Population Estimates

Following a Population Statistics User Engagement Event in January 2016, population estimates down to Super Output Area level will be published along with a Statistical Bulletin in June each year. From November 2016 onwards, population estimates for Small Areas and Neighbourhood Renewal Areas will be published in tabular format. See the User Engagement Event summary notes for further information.

Population Estimates for Super Output Areas
(and former Electoral Wards)

Most Recent Publication: 31 August 2016
Next Planned Release - June 2017
31 August 2016: Detailed Figures (including mid-2015)
Super Output Areas
Population by sex and broad age bands (2001-2015)
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Former Electoral Wards
Population by sex and broad age bands (2001-2015)
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Population Estimates for Small Areas
(and Neighbourhoood Renewal Areas)

Most Recent Release - 30 November 2016
Next Planned Release - November 2017
Updated 30 November 2016: Detailed Figures (including mid-2015)
Small Areas
Population Totals (2001-2015)
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Neighbourhood Renewal Areas
Population by sex and broad age bands (2001-2015)
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Historical Publications
Statistical Bulletin 2014 PDF Icon
Statistical Bulletin 2012 PDF Icon
Statistical Bulletin 2008 PDF Icon


Small Area Population Estimates in the rest of the UK
Small Area Population Estimates for England and Wales Web Icon
Small Area Population Estimates for Scotland Web Icon
Comparison Across the UK PDF Icon


Population Estimates for Other Areas of Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Former Education and Library Boards
Health Areas Former Local Government Districts
11 Local Government Districts Parliamentary Constituencies
Nuts III Areas

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