The population of Bromley is 332,752 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of Bromley to be 333,586. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in Bromley grew by an estimated 416 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 22,198. Compare population by area.
Bromley's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was 0.1%, which is 0.6% lower than the average population growth rate in Bromley for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.8%).
Bromley covers an area of 150 square kilometres (58 square miles) and has a population density of 2,216 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 148 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration out of Bromley was 961, and net international migration into Bromley was 417.
Bromley's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in Bromley if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.65, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 11.5, led to population increases of 3,828 during the year, and Bromley's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 8.7 resulted in a 2,899 population decrease. In total, a net 929 person natural increase.
During the past decade, internal migration has fallen from a net inflow of 567 in 2011 to a net 961 outflow. International migration has fallen from a net inflow of 867 in 2011 to an inflow of 417 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of 1,626 people in 2011 to 929 in 2020.
Births and deaths was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 58% of the total change in population.
Bromley's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
Bromley's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of Bromley is forecast to be 342,802 in 2025 and 348,844 in 2030.
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2021. Data sources: ONS Local statistics