Population of England/Wales

 
Year Population
1100 2,000,000
1200 2,800,000
1340 5,500,000
1370 3,300,000
1500 3,000,000
1600 4,500,000
1700 5,800,000
1731 5,200,000
1751 7,300,000
1790 8,000,000
1841 16,000,000
Year Population
1881 26,000,000
1901 32,500,000
1911 36,000,000
1921 39,000,000
1931 40,000,000
1951 43,800,000
1961 46,200,000
1971 49,000,000
1981 50,000,000
1991 51,000,000
1998 52,400,000

These figures have been compiled from many sources and are typical, or majority-view, figures.