Plymouth population statistics

In 2019, there were 556k residents in Plymouth postcode area with an average age of 42.8 years. Population density was 210 residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 9.3% since 2002 and population average age increased by 2.4 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.34 residents per household in 2011.

556k

total residents
estimates 2019

42.8

average age
estimates 2019

210

population density
estimates 2019

2.34

residents per household
Census 2011

Plymouth population density map

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

Plymouth population density map

Plymouth population average age map

Population average age by LSOA (County) in 2018.

Plymouth population average age map

Plymouth population growth

Total population per year outlines headcount differences.

Plymouth population growth

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth births and deaths

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth population pyramid by year

Plymouth population share by decade of age

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

Plymouth population share by decade of age by year

Plymouth working age population share

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

Plymouth working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1597.1k17.5%19.1%
16-64333k59.9%62.3%
65+126k22.6%18.5%

Plymouth average age rank

Comparison of postcode areas average ages, 2019 population estimates.

42.8

Plymouth
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Plymouth average age rank by year

Plymouth population average age

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

Plymouth population average age by year

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth residential areas map

Other reports for Plymouth postcode area

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crime statistics

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energy costs

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