Authority → Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire Population

Here are the latest population statistics on Cambridgeshire in the United Kingdom. The data is updated regularly per the latest population statistics releases.

Last update: January 17, 2024

680,400

Population

5.9%

Unqualified

3.3%

Unemployment

£34,674

Salary

£343,713

Property

Quick answer: Cambridgeshire is a local authority in England. The population of Cambridgeshire is 680,400. The population per square mile of Cambridgeshire is 520. The average salary in Cambridgeshire is £34,674 per year. The average property price in Cambridgeshire is £343,713.


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Cambridgeshire Demographics


The population of Cambridgeshire is 680,400. The population per square mile of Cambridgeshire is 520. The population has increased by 23,200 in the past year. The population has increased by 224,800 since 1981.


There are more females in Cambridgeshire. They account for 50.6% of the population.


Cambridgeshire Employment


80.2% of the people in Cambridgeshire are in employment. There are more males in employment. The definition of employment is being employed or self-employed and aged 16 to 64.


The unemployment rate in Cambridgeshire is 3.3%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Cambridgeshire Student Population


The student population of Cambridgeshire is 22,800. Students account for 33.7% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


89.8% of the people in Cambridgeshire have an NVQ1 qualification. 80.9% have an NVQ2 qualification. 65.7% have an NVQ3 qualification. 45.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


5.9% of the people in Cambridgeshire have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Cambridgeshire Economy


There are 28,970 businesses in Cambridgeshire. 88.9% are micro businesses. 8.8% are small businesses. 1.8% are medium businesses. 0.4% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Cambridgeshire are professional, scientific and technical activities businesses.


Cambridgeshire Salary


The average salary in Cambridgeshire is £34,674 per year. Males earn 17.5% more.


Salaries in Cambridgeshire are 3.86% more than the national average of £33,384.


Cambridgeshire Property


The average property price in Cambridgeshire is £343,713. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Cambridgeshire: £509,245 for detached houses. £345,303 for semi-detached houses. £306,276 for terrace houses. £214,028 for flats.