Information about Carmarthenshire

Population
187,898
Avg Annual Income
£32,727
Full Time Employees
24.84%
Average Age
44.98
Carmarthenshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Carmarthenshire is 187,898 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Carmarthenshire is 96,212, and the female population is 91,685. 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 176,673, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 4,824. 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 Christian (89,378), followed by No religion (83,409), 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 (37,050), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (27,869). 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 Carmarthenshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (46,683), while 43,170 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 48,644 adults have Level 3 education, while 23,691 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Carmarthenshire area are

  • Professional occupations (13868)
  • Skilled trades occupations (12162), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (10086)

Age

The average age of people living in Carmarthenshire is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (30301), Between 55 to 64 (27724), and Between 65 to 74 (24605). 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 Carmarthenshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (30,781) followed by Semi-routine occupations (21,653), and Routine occupations (20,557). 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 Carmarthenshire

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Population of Carmarthenshire over the years

Male Population of Carmarthenshire over the years
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Postcodes in Carmarthenshire

The postcode district SA are associated with the Carmarthenshire, and there are total 19 postcode areas (listed below). The Carmarthenshire has a total of 6575 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Carmarthenshire
NameType
AreaCarmarthenshire
Ward

Abergwili

Ammanford

Betws

Bigyn

Burry Port

Bynea

Carmarthen Town North and South

Carmarthen Town West

Cenarth and Llangeler

Cilycwm

Cwarter Bach

Cynwyl Elfed

Dafen and Felinfoel

Elli

Garnant

Glanamman

Glanymor

Glyn

Gorslas

Hendy

Hengoed

Kidwelly and St Ishmael

Laugharne Township

Llanboidy

Llanddarog

Llandeilo

Llandovery

Llandybie

Llanegwad

Llanfihangel Aberbythych

Llanfihangel-ar-Arth

Llangadog

Llangennech

Llangunnor

Llangyndeyrn

Llannon

Llanybydder

Lliedi

Llwchwr

Llwynhendy

Manordeilo and Salem

Pembrey

Penygroes

Pontyberem

Saron

St Clears and Llansteffan

Swiss Valley

Trelech

Trimsaran

Tycroes

Tyisha

Whitland

LTLA22
UTLA22Carmarthenshire
RegionWales
CountryWales