Population

The latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) mid year population estimate for Peterborough local authority is 204,500 at mid 2019. The figure represents an increase of approximately 18,900 when compared to the 2011 mid year estimates.

Further population data is also available from the 2011 Census. 

Key information

  • Population of Peterborough Unitary Authority was estimated to be 204,500 at mid 2019
  • Population of Peterborough increased by 18,900 persons between mid 2011 and mid 2019
  • Natural change (more births than deaths) appears to be the key driver of population growth, although migration was also a prominent factor

Please note: all figures reported are rounded and therefore may not sum accurately.

Peterborough Mid-2019 Population Estimates and Forecasts Report1.34MBpdf
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