Demographics headline indicators

This data provides a range of statistics about Liverpool's current population and also what the city's future population might be if recent population trends continue.

A breakdown of the population by ethnic group is also provided.

All data points are the latest available data, as at 3rd March 2021.

Population, age profile and ethnicity
Variable Liverpool position
Total population 498,000
10 year population growth 8.9%
Population forecast 2030 531,000 (6.6%)
Aged 0-15 86,954 (17.5%)
Aged 16-64 337,574 (67.8%)
Aged 65+ 73,514 (14.8%)
White British 84.8%
White Irish 1.4%
White Other 2.6%
Mixed ethnicity 2.5%
Asian/Asian British 4.2%
Black/African/Caribbean/Black British 2.6%
Other ethnicities 1.8%

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