Information about Newport

Population
159,592
Avg Annual Income
£39,815
Full Time Employees
29.15%
Average Age
40.25
Newport Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Newport is 159,592 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Newport is 81,166, and the female population is 78,421. 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 128,245, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 6,969. 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 (68,564), followed by Christian (68,287), 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 (30,293), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (21,796). 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 Newport area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (46,516), while 26,175 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 39,544 adults have Level 3 education, while 18,188 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Newport area are

  • Professional occupations (13767)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (9109), and
  • Elementary occupations (9085)

Age

The average age of people living in Newport is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (30284), Between 25 to 34 (23602), and Between 35 to 44 (21093). 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 Newport has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (24,712) followed by Routine occupations (19,016), and Intermediate occupations (16,297). 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 Newport

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Population of Newport over the years

Male Population of Newport over the years
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Postcodes in Newport

The postcode district CF, NP, NPT are associated with the Newport, and there are total 11 postcode areas (listed below). The Newport has a total of 9804 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Newport
NameType
AreaNewport
Ward

Allt-yr-yn

Alway

Beechwood

Bettws

Bishton and Langstone

Caerleon

Gaer

Graig

Llanwern

Lliswerry

Malpas

Pillgwenlly

Ringland

Rogerstone East

Rogerstone North

Rogerstone West

Shaftesbury

St Julians

Stow Hill

Tredegar Park and Marshfield

Victoria

LTLA22
UTLA22Newport
RegionWales
CountryWales