Authority → Coventry

Coventry Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

343,300

Population

7.6%

Unqualified

5.6%

Unemployment

£33,878

Salary

£270,016

Property

Quick answer: Coventry is a local authority in England. The population of Coventry is 343,300. The population per square mile of Coventry is 9,013. The average salary in Coventry is £33,878 per year. The average property price in Coventry is £270,016.


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Coventry Demographics


The population of Coventry is 343,300. The population per square mile of Coventry is 9,013. The population has decreased by 36,100 in the past year. The population has increased by 24,300 since 1981.


There are more females in Coventry. They account for 50.1% of the population.


Coventry Employment


70.8% of the people in Coventry 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 Coventry is 5.6%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Coventry Student Population


The student population of Coventry is 20,300. Students account for 32.8% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


85.0% of the people in Coventry have an NVQ1 qualification. 76.6% have an NVQ2 qualification. 58.9% have an NVQ3 qualification. 40.7% have an NVQ4 qualification.


7.6% of the people in Coventry have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Coventry Economy


There are 10,295 businesses in Coventry. 89.5% are micro businesses. 8.5% are small businesses. 1.5% are medium businesses. 0.5% are large businesses.


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


Coventry Salary


The average salary in Coventry is £33,878 per year. Males earn 17.6% more.


Salaries in Coventry are 1.48% more than the national average of £33,384.


Coventry Property


The average property price in Coventry is £270,016. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Coventry: £451,045 for detached houses. £280,387 for semi-detached houses. £210,168 for terrace houses. £138,464 for flats.