Tower Hamlets : Borough Level Demographics Composition Covering The Last Two Census


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The last two census were conducted in 2011 (27th March 2011), 2001 (29th April 2001). The below article covers it for the Tower Hamlets Borough.

YearPopulationMale ResidentsFemale ResidentsBorough Area (sq km)Desnity (per sq km)
2018 (*E)317,70552.00%48.00%19.7916,054
2011254,09652.00%48.00%19.7912,840
2001196,10650.00%50.00%19.799,909
*E = Estimated Population By Office Of National Statistics


YearReligionPercentage
2011Muslim34.51 %
2011Christian27.08 %
2011No Religion19.15 %
2011Religion Not Stated15.38 %
2011Hindu1.65 %
2011Buddhist1.07 %
2011Jewish0.50 %
2011Sikh0.32 %
2011Other Religion0.32 %


YearOccupationPercentage
2011Professionals25.67 %
2011Associate professional and technical20.40 %
2011Managers, directors and senior officials10.99 %
2011Administrative and secretarial9.87 %
2011Elementary9.54 %
2011Sales and customer service7.87 %
2011Skilled Trades5.99 %
2011Caring, leisure and other service5.96 %
2011Process, plant and machine operatives3.71 %


YearIndustryPercentage
2011Financial14.97 %
2011Professional13.47 %
2011Wholesale10.70 %
2011Accomodation9.78 %
2011Education9.07 %
2011HumanHealth8.12 %
2011Information8.09 %
2011Other5.95 %
2011Administrative4.87 %
2011Public Administrative3.75 %
2011Transport3.70 %
2011Construction3.09 %
2011Manufacturing2.24 %
2011RealEstate1.69 %
2011WaterSupply0.22 %
2011Electricty0.17 %
2011Mining0.09 %
2011Agriculture0.03 %


YearCountry of BirthPercentage
2011England54.59 %
2011Scotland1.21 %
2011Wales0.66 %
2011Northern Ireland0.44 %
2011Republic of Ireland1.13 %
2011Other EU Countries8.83 %
2011Others33.11 %


WardBoroughCountyRegionCountry
Bethnal GreenTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Blackwall & Cubitt TownTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Bow EastTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Bow WestTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Bromley NorthTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Bromley SouthTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Canary WharfTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Island GardensTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
LansburyTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
LimehouseTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Mile EndTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
PoplarTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
ShadwellTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Spitalfields & BanglatownTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
St Dunstan'sTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
St Katharine's & WappingTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
St Peter'sTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
Stepney GreenTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
WeaversTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
WhitechapelTower HamletsGreater LondonLondonEngland
*For Property details at Postcode Sector, District, Ward, Borough, County Level please click on the links in the above table.

Tower Hamlets : Labour Market Profile

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