Authority → Newham

Newham Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

350,600

Population

6.3%

Unqualified

4.9%

Unemployment

£40,758

Salary

£557,156

Property

Quick answer: Newham is a local authority in England. The population of Newham is 350,600. The population per square mile of Newham is 25,079. The average salary in Newham is £40,758 per year. The average property price in Newham is £557,156.


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Newham Demographics


The population of Newham is 350,600. The population per square mile of Newham is 25,079. The population has decreased by 4,700 in the past year. The population has increased by 138,700 since 1981.


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


Newham Employment


77.3% of the people in Newham 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 Newham is 4.9%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Newham Student Population


The student population of Newham is 15,100. Students account for 32.7% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


85.0% of the people in Newham have an NVQ1 qualification. 79.2% have an NVQ2 qualification. 69.1% have an NVQ3 qualification. 57.4% have an NVQ4 qualification.


6.3% of the people in Newham have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Newham Economy


There are 13,940 businesses in Newham. 94.4% are micro businesses. 4.7% are small businesses. 0.6% are medium businesses. 0.4% are large businesses.


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


Newham Salary


The average salary in Newham is £40,758 per year. Males earn 5.0% more.


Salaries in Newham are 22.09% more than the national average of £33,384.


Newham Property


The average property price in Newham is £557,156. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Newham: £761,767 for detached houses. £612,888 for semi-detached houses. £467,691 for terrace houses. £386,277 for flats.