Population

London is home to an estimated 8.9 million people, making it the largest city in the UK. It is also a highly diverse city, with over 3 million residents born outside the UK.

Population Projections

Greater London Authority

The GLA produce population projections at local authority and ward level by age and sex. These are updated annually.

Diversity

Greater London Authority

Estimates of London’s population, broken down by individual characteristics including age, ethnicity and socio-economic position.

Census Information Scheme

Greater London Authority

The Census Information Scheme, working within the Greater London Authority, provides London-specific analysis of census statistics.

London Output Area Classification

Greater London Authority

An open source geospatial classification, the London Output Area Classification uses a combination of over 60 Census variables to classify every single small area in London.

Indices of Deprivation 2015

Greater London Authority

A GLA Intelligence briefing giving information about the components of the Indices of Deprivation, how they are constructed and an analysis of the results for London.

Indices of Deprivation 2019 Initial Analysis

Greater London Authority

Analysis blog presenting key findings for London from the 2019 edition of the Indices of Deprivation.