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Somerset

County in United Kingdom

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The population development in Somerset as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2018-06-30
SomersetCounty430,700465,700498,700531,581559,399
MendipDistrict89,80097,400104,000109,406114,881
SedgemoorDistrict90,00098,600106,000114,919122,791
Somerset West and TauntonDistrict117,800127,100137,700145,143153,866
South SomersetDistrict133,100142,600151,100162,113167,861
Great Britain and Northern IrelandUnited Kingdom56,357,50057,438,70059,113,00063,285,14566,435,550

Source: UK National Statistics (web).

Explanation: 2019 boundaries.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males273,264
Females286,135
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years110,700
18-64 years311,838
65+ years136,861
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years61,186
10-19 years60,876
20-29 years54,920
30-39 years59,030
40-49 years66,949
50-59 years82,657
60-69 years74,652
70-79 years61,694
80+ years37,435
Passport (C 2011)
UK397,226
Republic of Ireland1,667
EU (other)10,941
other passport7,721
no passport115,707
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK498,211
Republic of Ireland1,989
EU (other)14,511
Other country15,261
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White519,255
Asian4,873
Black1,013
Arab175
Mixed/multiple4,241
Other ethnic group415
Religion (C 2011)
Christian339,211
Muslim1,470
Hindu506
Sikh100
Jewish337
Buddhist1,612
Other religion3,361
No religion141,071

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