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Contents: Boroughs

The population of the boroughs in the Metropolitan County of Merseyside.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution).

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1981-06-30
Population
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Census
2021-03-21
Knowsley Metropolitan Borough173,600155,100151,200145,903154,500
LiverpoolMetropolitan Borough517,000475,600441,900465,656486,100
SeftonMetropolitan Borough300,100292,900282,900273,969279,300
St HelensMetropolitan Borough190,800180,100176,800175,405183,200
WirralMetropolitan Borough340,500334,300315,000319,837320,200
MerseysideMetropolitan County1,522,0001,438,0001,367,8001,380,7701,423,300

Source: UK Office for National Statistics. (web).


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males690,800
Females732,500
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years235,600
15-64 years914,400
65+ years273,300
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years156,000
10-19 years162,300
20-29 years189,200
30-39 years189,400
40-49 years164,500
50-59 years197,700
60-69 years167,300
70-79 years124,000
80-89 years61,000
90+ years11,900