Authority → Norfolk

Norfolk Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

918,400

Population

7.0%

Unqualified

3.9%

Unemployment

£30,592

Salary

£270,354

Property

Quick answer: Norfolk is a local authority in England. The population of Norfolk is 918,400. The population per square mile of Norfolk is 443. The average salary in Norfolk is £30,592 per year. The average property price in Norfolk is £270,354.


Books about Norfolk: Numerous fiction and non-fiction books have been produced about the rich history of Norfolk. Here is a link to some of the books about Norfolk.


Norfolk Demographics


The population of Norfolk is 918,400. The population per square mile of Norfolk is 443. The population has increased by 4,400 in the past year. The population has increased by 215,500 since 1981.


There are more females in Norfolk. They account for 51.0% of the population.


Norfolk Employment


76.6% of the people in Norfolk 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 Norfolk is 3.9%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Norfolk Student Population


The student population of Norfolk is 20,400. Students account for 19.2% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


88.3% of the people in Norfolk have an NVQ1 qualification. 75.4% have an NVQ2 qualification. 56.6% have an NVQ3 qualification. 33.1% have an NVQ4 qualification.


7.0% of the people in Norfolk have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Norfolk Economy


There are 33,725 businesses in Norfolk. 88.5% are micro businesses. 9.6% are small businesses. 1.6% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


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


Norfolk Salary


The average salary in Norfolk is £30,592 per year. Males earn 14.6% more.


Salaries in Norfolk are 8.36% less than the national average of £33,384.


Norfolk Property


The average property price in Norfolk is £270,354. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Norfolk: £420,543 for detached houses. £278,212 for semi-detached houses. £229,665 for terrace houses. £152,998 for flats.