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Guernsey's Population


Guernsey Census Results 1821 to 1996

Year Males Females Persons
1821 9,327 11,102 20,339
1831 11,254 13,286 24,540
1841 12,113 14,580 26,693
1851 13,878 15,928 29,806
1861 13,985 15,865 29,850
1871 13,938 16,742 30,680
1881 15,581 17,050 32,631
1891 17,086 18,201 35,287
1901 19,652 20,794 40,446
1911 20,661 21,197 41,858
1921 18,246 20,069 38,315
1931 19,659 20,984 40,643
1939 21,750 22,070 43,820
1951 21,221 22,431 43,652
1961 21,671 23,397 45,068
1971 24,792 26,666 51,458
1976 25,909 27,728 53,637
1981 25,701 27,612 53,313
1986 26,867 28,615 55,482
1991 28,297 30,570 58,867
1996 28,244 30,437 58,681


Male and Female split by age 1996

Age Male Female Total
0-9 3,550 3,455 7,005
10-19 3,407 3,281 6,668
20-29 4,141 4,598 8,739
30-39 4,426 4,609 9,035
40-49 4,338 4,316 8,654
50-59 3,310 3,247 6,557
60-69 2,570 2,848 5,418
70-79 1,758 2,380 4,138
80+ 744 1,703 2,447


 Population by Parish 1986 to 1996

Parish 1986 1991 1996
Castel 8,260 9,068 8,922
Forest 1,293 1,386 1,423
St Andrew 2,281 2,357 2,342
St Martin 5,876 6,082 6,082
St Peter Port 16,085 16,648 16,194
St Peter 2,057 2,242 2,151
St Sampson 7,475 8,045 8,540
St Saviour 2,404 2,419 2,469
Torteval 926 976 954
Vale 8,764 9,530 9,504
Herm 59 113 97
Jethou 2 1 3
       
Total 55,482 58,867 58,681
 
 
 
 
 
 

  

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