Wigan population changes

In 2019, the total population of Wigan postcode area was 317k and it increased by 20.0k people since 2002. That's 6.7% population growth . Population average age was 41.2 and it increased by 2.8 years since 2002. The postcode area was ageing faster than England and Wales in which the age grew by 1.6 years in the same period. The population was growing slower than population in England and Wales which grew by 13.0%.

+20.0k

population growth since 2002

+6.7%

population growth since 2002

+2.8 yrs

average age change
since 2002

Wigan headcount change map

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

Wigan headcount change map

Wigan 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 2019.

Wigan headcount change rank by year

Wigan population growth rate

Shows year over year population change.

Wigan population growth rate

Wigan population growth

Shows total population by year.

Wigan population growth

Wigan average age change map

Shows population's average age change since 2002.

Wigan average age change map

Wigan 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 2019.

Wigan population average age change rank by year

Wigan population average age

Annual statistics of population's average age.

Wigan population average age by year

Wigan male and female average age

Annual statistics of population's average age by sex.

Wigan male and female average age by year

Wigan population changes compared to other areas

Comparison to other postcode areas. Metrics show a percentage change in the headcount between 2002 and 2019 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 2019.

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Population average age change

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