Population

The latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) mid year population estimate for Peterborough local authority is 203,600 at mid 2018. The figure represents an increase of approximately 18,000 when compared to the 2011 mid year estimates.

Key information;

  • population of Peterborough Unitary Authority was estimated to be 203,600  at mid 2018
  • population of Peterborough increased by 18,000  persons between mid 2011 and mid 2018. 
  • 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.

An interactive view of the Peterborough population data is available via the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Atlas.

Further population data is also available from the 2011 Census.