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Neath Port Talbot Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

141,900

Population

10.6%

Unqualified

3.6%

Unemployment

£31,424

Salary

£162,389

Property

Quick answer: Neath Port Talbot is a local authority in Wales. The population of Neath Port Talbot is 141,900. The population per square mile of Neath Port Talbot is 830. The average salary in Neath Port Talbot is £31,424 per year. The average property price in Neath Port Talbot is £162,389.


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Neath Port Talbot Demographics


The population of Neath Port Talbot is 141,900. The population per square mile of Neath Port Talbot is 830. The population has decreased by 2,500 in the past year. The population has decreased by 800 since 1981.


There are more females in Neath Port Talbot. They account for 51.0% of the population.


Neath Port Talbot Employment


70.4% of the people in Neath Port Talbot 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 Neath Port Talbot is 3.6%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Neath Port Talbot Student Population


The student population of Neath Port Talbot is 3,400. Students account for 14.7% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


79.2% of the people in Neath Port Talbot have an NVQ1 qualification. 68.7% have an NVQ2 qualification. 50.4% have an NVQ3 qualification. 28.9% have an NVQ4 qualification.


10.6% of the people in Neath Port Talbot have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Neath Port Talbot Economy


There are 3,200 businesses in Neath Port Talbot. 87.8% are micro businesses. 10.0% are small businesses. 2.0% are medium businesses. 0.2% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Neath Port Talbot are manufacturing businesses.


Neath Port Talbot Salary


The average salary in Neath Port Talbot is £31,424 per year. Males earn 30.8% more.


Salaries in Neath Port Talbot are 5.87% less than the national average of £33,384.


Neath Port Talbot Property


The average property price in Neath Port Talbot is £162,389. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Neath Port Talbot: £263,402 for detached houses. £166,167 for semi-detached houses. £135,773 for terrace houses. £84,212 for flats.