West Midlands county population statistics

In 2019, there were 2.9M residents in West Midlands county county with an average age of 37.5 years. Population density was 3.2k residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 13.7% since 2002 and population average age decreased by 0 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.52 residents per household in 2011.

2.9M

total residents
estimates 2019

37.5

average age
estimates 2019

3.2k

population density
estimates 2019

2.52

residents per household
Census 2011

West Midlands county population density map

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

West Midlands county population density map

West Midlands county population average age map

Population average age by LSOA (County) in 2018.

West Midlands county population average age map

West Midlands county population growth

Total population per year outlines headcount differences.

West Midlands county population growth

West Midlands county 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.

West Midlands county births and deaths

West Midlands county 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.

West Midlands county population pyramid by year

West Midlands county population share by decade of age

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

West Midlands county population share by decade of age by year

West Midlands county working age population share

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

West Midlands county working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15629k21.5%19.1%
16-641.8M63.0%62.3%
65+454k15.5%18.5%

West Midlands county average age rank

Comparison of counties average ages, 2019 population estimates.

37.5

West Midlands county
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
West Midlands county average age rank by year

West Midlands county population average age

Annual area statistics of West Midlands county's population average age compared to country statistics.

West Midlands county population average age by year

West Midlands county 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.

West Midlands county residential areas map

Other reports for West Midlands county county

population changes

crime statistics

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