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Merthyr Tydfil

District in Wales

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The population development in Merthyr Tydfil as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Census
2021-03-21
Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)District55,98158,80258,839
Bedlinog and Trelewis (Bedlinog a Threlewis)Ward3,3993,2773,762
CyfarthfaWard6,1416,8697,270
Dowlais and Pant (Dowlais a Phant)Ward6,6466,9266,627
GurnosWard5,0345,2805,341
Merthyr Vale (Ynysowen)Ward3,9253,8313,774
Park (Y Parc)Ward4,3074,3264,166
PenydarrenWard5,2535,4195,280
PlymouthWard5,0055,2965,051
Town (Y Dref)Ward6,5537,6717,895
TreharrisWard6,2526,3566,271
Vaynor (Faenor)Ward3,4653,5513,399
Wales (Cymru)Constituent Country2,903,0853,063,4563,107,494

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Wards as at May 2022. All area and population figures of wards are based on output areas. Thus, slight discrepancies are possible compared to the actual ward boundaries that are depicted in the map.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males28,753
Females30,086
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years10,537
15-64 years37,192
65+ years11,110
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years6,958
10-19 years6,699
20-29 years6,911
30-39 years8,173
40-49 years6,831
50-59 years8,377
60-69 years6,929
70-79 years5,327
80+ years2,634
Country of Birth (C 2021)
UK55,553
EU2,125
Europe (other)78
Middle East & Asia755
Africa168
Other country160
Ethnic Group (C 2021)
White57,140
Asian871
Black91
Arab17
Mixed/multiple510
Other ethnic group210
Religion (C 2021)
Christian23,614
Muslim289
Hindu110
Sikh82
Buddhist127
Jewish5
Other religion229
No religion31,322

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