Authority → Chichester

Chichester Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

124,500

Population

8.0%

Unqualified

3.8%

Unemployment

£29,671

Salary

£467,082

Property

Quick answer: Chichester is a local authority in England. The population of Chichester is 124,500. The population per square mile of Chichester is 30,218. The average salary in Chichester is £29,671 per year. The average property price in Chichester is £467,082.


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Chichester Demographics


The population of Chichester is 124,500. The population per square mile of Chichester is 30,218. The population has increased by 3,000 in the past year. The population has increased by 25,700 since 1981.


There are more females in Chichester. They account for 52.0% of the population.


Chichester Employment


67.0% of the people in Chichester 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 Chichester is 3.8%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Chichester Student Population


The student population of Chichester is 5,700. Students account for 27.5% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


91.5% of the people in Chichester have an NVQ1 qualification. 69.2% have an NVQ2 qualification. 55.5% have an NVQ3 qualification. 46.1% have an NVQ4 qualification.


8.0% of the people in Chichester have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Chichester Economy


There are 6,780 businesses in Chichester. 89.9% are micro businesses. 8.5% are small businesses. 1.3% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Chichester are wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles businesses.


Chichester Salary


The average salary in Chichester is £29,671 per year. Males earn 20.1% more.


Salaries in Chichester are 11.12% less than the national average of £33,384.


Chichester Property


The average property price in Chichester is £467,082. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Chichester: £772,290 for detached houses. £462,531 for semi-detached houses. £398,971 for terrace houses. £234,534 for flats.