Canterbury population statistics

In 2019, there were 526k residents in Canterbury postcode area with an average age of 42.5 years. Population density was 533 residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 15.9% since 2002 and population average age increased by 1.6 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.34 residents per household in 2011.

526k

total residents
estimates 2019

42.5

average age
estimates 2019

533

population density
estimates 2019

2.34

residents per household
Census 2011

Canterbury population density map

shows a number of residents per square kilometer(km2), estimates from 2018.

Canterbury population density map

Canterbury population average age map

Population average age by LSOA (County) in 2018.

Canterbury population average age map

Canterbury population growth

Total population per year outlines headcount differences.

Canterbury population growth

Canterbury births and deaths

by year. Figures are for deaths registered, rather than deaths occurring in each calendar year. It can take months for a death referred to a coroner to be registered.

Canterbury births and deaths

Canterbury population pyramid

shows the distribution of various age groups in a population in 2019. Females are shown on the left, males are shown on the right.

Canterbury population pyramid by year

Canterbury population share by decade of age

Shares of population age groups compared to corresponding shares of population groups in England & Wales, 2019.

Canterbury population share by decade of age by year

Canterbury working age population share

Working age population share compared to working age population share in England & Wales, 2019.

Canterbury working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1591.4k17.4%19.1%
16-64315k60.0%62.3%
65+119k22.6%18.5%

Canterbury average age rank

Comparison of postcode areas average ages, 2019 population estimates.

42.5

Canterbury
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Canterbury average age rank by year

Canterbury population average age

Annual area statistics of Canterbury's population average age compared to country statistics.

Canterbury population average age by year

Canterbury residential areas map

Purple-colored areas are business or industrial areas. Green-colored areas provide quieter surroundings and better living. Map is based on a UK Census 2011 data. Colors calculated from the ratio of number of residents divided by a number of workday people.

Canterbury residential areas map

Other reports for Canterbury postcode area

population changes

crime statistics

property prices

home features

salary and unemployment

energy costs

home energy certificates

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