Information about Isles of Scilly

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Isles of Scilly Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Isles of Scilly is 2,055 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Isles of Scilly is 1,050, and the female population is 1,004. 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 1,926, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 68. 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 (967), followed by No religion (950), 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


As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (478), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (337). 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 Isles of Scilly area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (532), while 462 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 655 adults have Level 3 education, while 272 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Isles of Scilly area are

  • Managers, directors and senior officials (191)
  • Skilled trades occupations (191), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (150)


The average age of people living in Isles of Scilly is 48 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (309), Between 75 to 100 (303), and Between 55 to 64 (295). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.


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 Isles of Scilly has Small employers and own account workers (452) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (364), and Semi-routine occupations (185). 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)

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Population of Isles of Scilly over the years

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Postcodes in Isles of Scilly

The postcode district TR are associated with the Isles of Scilly, and there are total 4 postcode areas (listed below). The Isles of Scilly has a total of 110 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Isles of Scilly
AreaIsles of Scilly

St Mary's

UTLA22Isles of Scilly
RegionSouth West