Statistics and census information

The population of Wandsworth

Wandsworth’s resident population is 316,096 people (mid-2016 estimate). 

Annual estimates and projections of the population of the borough and its wards are produced by the Office for National Statistics and the Greater London Authority.

The Census and population projections based on it provide important statistics about the population so that public services like schools, community centres, health facilities and emergency services can be planned around people's needs.

Census 2011 

The most recent Census took place on Sunday 27 March 2011. 307,000 people were resident in the borough on Census day.

Key Statistics Summary of the 2011 Census data for Wandsworth, with regional and national comparisons and comparisons with 2001 Census data has been produced. Ward level fact sheets and analysis and Borough level detailed characteristics analysis are also available.

Further information including national datasets is available to download from the Office for National Statistics.

Census data visualisations and analysis tools for London are available on the Greater London Authority Datastore.



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