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National Population

Estimates in thousands

Mid-yearUnited KingdomGreat BritainEngland and WalesEnglandWalesScotlandNorthern Ireland
199558,02556,37651,27248,3832,8895,1041,649
199658,16456,50351,41048,5192,8915,0921,662
199758,31456,64351,56048,6652,8955,0831,671
199858,47556,79751,72048,8212,9005,0771,678
199958,68457,00551,93349,0332,9015,0721,679
200058,88657,20352,14049,2332,9075,0631,683
200159,11357,42452,36049,4502,9105,0641,689
2002159,32357,62752,57249,6522,9205,0551,697
2003159,55757,85552,79749,8662,9315,0571,703
2004159,84658,13653,05750,1112,9465,0781,710
2005160,23858,51453,41950,4662,9545,0951,724
200660,58758,84653,72950,7632,9665,1171,742
1. 2002 to 2005 mid-year population estimates for England and Wales and the United Kingdom have been updated to include the latest revised estimates that take into account improved estimates of international migration.
Source: UK Statistics Authority, Web: www.statisticsauthority.gov.uk
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