The Potteries, UK Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the The Potteries, UK metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of The Potteries in 2021 is 388,000, a 0.52% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of The Potteries in 2020 was 386,000, a 0.52% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of The Potteries in 2019 was 384,000, a 0.26% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of The Potteries in 2018 was 383,000, a 0.52% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in UK
City Name Population
London 9,426,000
Manchester 2,750,000
West Midlands 2,626,000
West Yorkshire 1,902,000
Glasgow 1,681,000
South Hampshire 936,000
Liverpool 906,000
Newcastle upon Tyne 814,000
Nottingham 794,000
Sheffield 735,000
Bristol 694,000
Belfast 635,000
Brighton-Worthing-Littlehampton 612,000
Leicester 557,000
Edinburgh 543,000
Bournemouth/Poole 510,000
Cardiff 481,000
Coventry-Bedworth 432,000
Middlesbrough 389,000
The Potteries 388,000
Reading-Wokingham 345,000
Sunderland 342,000
Birkenhead 330,000
Preston 330,000
Kingston upon Hull 322,000
Newport 318,000
Southend-On-Sea 314,000
Swansea 313,000
The Potteries - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 388,000 0.52%
2020 386,000 0.52%
2019 384,000 0.26%
2018 383,000 0.52%
2017 381,000 0.26%
2016 380,000 0.26%
2015 379,000 0.53%
2014 377,000 0.27%
2013 376,000 0.27%
2012 375,000 0.54%
2011 373,000 0.27%
2010 372,000 0.27%
2009 371,000 0.27%
2008 370,000 0.27%
2007 369,000 0.27%
2006 368,000 0.27%
2005 367,000 0.27%
2004 366,000 0.27%
2003 365,000 0.27%
2002 364,000 0.28%
2001 363,000 0.00%
2000 363,000 0.00%
1999 363,000 -0.27%
1998 364,000 -0.27%
1997 365,000 0.00%
1996 365,000 -0.27%
1995 366,000 0.00%
1994 366,000 -0.27%
1993 367,000 0.00%
1992 367,000 -0.27%
1991 368,000 -0.27%
1990 369,000 -0.27%
1989 370,000 0.00%
1988 370,000 -0.27%
1987 371,000 -0.27%
1986 372,000 -0.27%
1985 373,000 -0.27%
1984 374,000 -0.27%
1983 375,000 -0.27%
1982 376,000 -0.27%
1981 377,000 -0.26%
1980 378,000 -0.53%
1979 380,000 -0.52%
1978 382,000 -0.52%
1977 384,000 -0.52%
1976 386,000 -0.52%
1975 388,000 -0.51%
1974 390,000 -0.51%
1973 392,000 -0.51%
1972 394,000 -0.51%
1971 396,000 -0.25%
1970 397,000 -0.50%
1969 399,000 -0.50%
1968 401,000 -0.50%
1967 403,000 -0.49%
1966 405,000 -0.25%
1965 406,000 -0.49%
1964 408,000 -0.49%
1963 410,000 -0.49%
1962 412,000 -0.48%
1961 414,000 0.24%
1960 413,000 0.24%
1959 412,000 0.49%
1958 410,000 0.24%
1957 409,000 0.25%
1956 408,000 0.49%
1955 406,000 0.25%
1954 405,000 0.25%
1953 404,000 0.50%
1952 402,000 0.25%
1951 401,000 0.25%
1950 400,000 0.00%