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Contents: Boroughs

The population of the boroughs in the Metropolitan County of Tyne and Wear.

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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
GatesheadMetropolitan Borough213,400201,700191,200200,349196,100
Newcastle upon TyneMetropolitan Borough284,200275,000266,200279,092300,200
North TynesideMetropolitan Borough198,700194,600192,000201,206209,000
South TynesideMetropolitan Borough161,900156,700152,800148,164147,800
SunderlandMetropolitan Borough298,100295,900284,600275,330274,200
Tyne and WearMetropolitan County1,156,3001,123,8001,086,8001,104,1411,127,200

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


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males550,700
Females576,600
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years186,200
15-64 years726,600
65+ years214,200
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years121,800
10-19 years130,300
20-29 years153,000
30-39 years149,500
40-49 years133,900
50-59 years153,300
60-69 years131,300
70-79 years97,000
80-89 years47,500
90+ years9,400