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Contents: Boroughs

The population of the boroughs in the Metropolitan County of West Yorkshire.

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
BradfordMetropolitan Borough464,300468,800470,800523,115546,400
CalderdaleMetropolitan Borough192,800192,900192,400204,170206,600
Kirklees Metropolitan Borough377,300379,000389,000422,970433,300
LeedsMetropolitan Borough717,700706,700715,600750,683812,000
WakefieldMetropolitan Borough314,500314,300315,400326,433353,300
West YorkshireMetropolitan County2,066,5002,061,7002,083,1002,227,3712,351,600

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


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males1,150,700
Females1,200,900
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years442,300
15-64 years1,516,900
65+ years392,500
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years290,000
10-19 years298,200
20-29 years314,900
30-39 years325,000
40-49 years295,500
50-59 years307,100
60-69 years236,600
70-79 years181,800
80-89 years85,100
90+ years17,500