Portsmouth population statistics

In 2019, there were 858k residents in Portsmouth postcode area with an average age of 42.8 years. Population density was 823 residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 10.5% since 2002 and population average age increased by 2 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.33 residents per household in 2011.

858k

total residents
estimates 2019

42.8

average age
estimates 2019

823

population density
estimates 2019

2.33

residents per household
Census 2011

Portsmouth population density map

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

Portsmouth population density map

Portsmouth population average age map

Population average age by LSOA (County) in 2018.

Portsmouth population average age map

Portsmouth population growth

Total population per year outlines headcount differences.

Portsmouth population growth

Portsmouth 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.

Portsmouth births and deaths

Portsmouth 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.

Portsmouth population pyramid by year

Portsmouth population share by decade of age

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

Portsmouth population share by decade of age by year

Portsmouth working age population share

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

Portsmouth working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15147k17.1%19.1%
16-64517k60.2%62.3%
65+194k22.6%18.5%

Portsmouth average age rank

Comparison of postcode areas average ages, 2019 population estimates.

42.8

Portsmouth
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Portsmouth average age rank by year

Portsmouth population average age

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

Portsmouth population average age by year

Portsmouth 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.

Portsmouth residential areas map

Other reports for Portsmouth postcode area

population changes

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