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Hessen

State in Germany

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1987-05-25
Population
Estimate
1995-12-31
Population
Estimate
2001-12-31
Population
Census
2011-05-09
Population
Estimate
2021-12-31
Hessen [Hesse]State5,507,7776,009,9136,077,8265,971,8166,295,017
BergstraßeCounty240,111259,709264,695260,741271,166
DarmstadtCounty-level City134,272138,980138,457143,499159,631
Darmstadt-DieburgCounty248,983279,066288,463282,601296,900
Frankfurt am MainCounty-level City618,266650,055641,076667,925759,224
FuldaCounty187,477212,072218,326216,179223,572
GießenCounty225,967252,365254,331251,238272,874
Groß-GerauCounty227,015244,964250,478251,050276,307
Hersfeld-RotenburgCounty125,268133,159130,010120,694120,163
HochtaunuskreisCounty203,220220,008226,683226,130237,041
KasselCounty222,210242,164245,735234,933237,268
Kassel StadtCounty-level City187,288201,573194,748190,765200,406
Lahn-Dill-KreisCounty237,823262,952263,043253,441253,364
Limburg-WeilburgCounty151,837170,878175,679170,696172,759
Main-Kinzig-KreisCounty357,548401,349408,144400,862423,465
Main-Taunus-KreisCounty200,030213,435221,730224,059239,276
Marburg-BiedenkopfCounty229,342251,106253,500241,226246,097
OdenwaldkreisCounty85,67098,305100,11396,61396,953
OffenbachCounty301,627328,782336,555332,327357,466
Offenbach am MainCounty-level City111,386116,533118,429113,443131,295
Rheingau-Taunus-KreisCounty163,170182,396184,897180,226187,229
Schwalm-Eder-KreisCounty176,689192,506193,404181,851180,052
VogelsbergkreisCounty107,692118,581118,475108,509105,671
Waldeck-FrankenbergCounty149,874170,218170,430158,990156,513
Werra-Meißner-KreisCounty112,396117,715113,293102,12499,714
WetteraukreisCounty250,745283,920296,056292,573311,661
WiesbadenCounty-level City251,871267,122271,076269,121278,950
Deutschland [Germany]Federal Republic77,718,00081,817,49982,440,30980,219,69583,237,124

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (web), Statistical Offices of the German States (web).

Explanation: States and counties in the boundaries of 31 December 2021.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2021)
Males3,108,589
Females3,186,428
Age Groups (E 2021)
0-17 years1,068,758
18-64 years3,894,607
65+ years1,331,652
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years595,746
10-19 years586,182
20-29 years753,385
30-39 years820,747
40-49 years787,457
50-59 years1,006,756
60-69 years771,444
70-79 years549,358
80-89 years359,095
90+ years62,984
Nationality (E 2020)
German5,232,315
Foreign1,060,839
Country of Birth (C 2011)
Germany4,807,921
EU 27387,494
Europe (other)315,858
Other country324,253
Unknown136,290
Religion (C 2011)
Roman Catholic1,448,767
Protestant2,322,359
Other/No/Unknown2,200,690

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