Information about Caerphilly

Population
175,955
Avg Annual Income
£30,713
Full Time Employees
28.70%
Average Age
42.48
Caerphilly Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Caerphilly is 175,955 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Caerphilly is 89,987, and the female population is 85,965. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the immediate area is White: English, with a total of 169,356, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,126. As compared to the population in England, the main ethnicities were White: English(41,540,791) followed by Asian: Indian(1,843,248) and Asian: Pakistani(1,570,285). In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (99,767), followed by Christian (63,998), whereas, in England, the main religion was Christian(26,167,899), Muslim(3,801,186), and Hindu(1,020,533). While 20,715,664 mentioned 'No Religion' and 3,400,548 did not answer

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (32,079), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (25,365). While in England, 11,349,743 households are not deprived in any dimension, and 7,842,690 households are deprived in one dimension.

Economic Status

Most people in the Caerphilly area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (50,493), while 33,893 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 36,306 adults have Level 3 education, while 22,242 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Caerphilly area are

  • Professional occupations (11986)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (9388), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (9026)

Age

The average age of people living in Caerphilly is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (30444), Between 55 to 64 (23707), and Between 45 to 54 (23667). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in Caerphilly has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (25,466) followed by Routine occupations (23,435), and Semi-routine occupations (19,933). In England, Most of the population(9,172,372) have Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations, followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations(6,092,791)

Map of Caerphilly

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Population of Caerphilly over the years

Male Population of Caerphilly over the years
Female Population of Caerphilly over the years
Postcodes in Caerphilly

The postcode district CF, NP are associated with the Caerphilly, and there are total 14 postcode areas (listed below). The Caerphilly has a total of 7866 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Caerphilly
NameType
AreaCaerphilly
Ward

Aber Valley

Aberbargoed and Bargoed

Abercarn

Argoed

Bedwas and Trethomas

Blackwood

Cefn Fforest and Pengam

Crosskeys

Crumlin

Darran Valley

Gilfach

Hengoed

Llanbradach

Machen and Rudry

Maesycwmmer

Morgan Jones

Moriah and Pontlottyn

Nelson

New Tredegar

Newbridge

Penmaen

Penyrheol

Pontllanfraith

Risca East

Risca West

St Cattwg

St Martins

Twyn Carno

Van

Ynysddu

Ystrad Mynach

LTLA22
UTLA22Caerphilly
RegionWales
CountryWales