In 2020, the total population of Portsmouth postcode area was 860k and it increased by 83.1k people since 2002. That's 10.7% population growth . Population average age was 43 and it increased by 2.2 years since 2002. The postcode area was ageing faster than England and Wales in which the age grew by 1.7 years in the same period. The population was growing slower than population in England and Wales which grew by 13.5%.

+83.1k

population growth since 2002

+10.7%

population growth since 2002

+2.2 yrs

average age change since 2002

Portsmouth headcount change rank

Compares speed of population growth to other postcode areas. Areas with the highest population growth are on the left. Shows relative population change between 2002 and 2020.

Portsmouth headcount change map

Compares the latest population estimates with population estimates in 2002 and shows percentage difference.

Portsmouth population growth rate

Shows year over year population change.

Portsmouth population growth

Shows total population by year.

Portsmouth average age change map

Shows population's average age change since 2002.

Portsmouth population average age change rank

Compares the speed of average age change in the postcode areas. Areas with the fastest ageing population are on the left, the areas with their population becoming younger are on the right. Compares change between 2002 and 2020.

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Portsmouth population average age

Annual statistics of population's average age.

Portsmouth male and female average age

Annual statistics of population's average age by sex.

Portsmouth population changes compared to other areas

Comparison to other postcode areas. Metrics show a percentage change in the headcount between 2002 and 2020 on y-axis and change of the population's average age on x-axis. The size of the circle is directly proportional to the total population in 2020.