The population of Ealing is 340,341 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of Ealing to be 337,430. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in Ealing grew by an estimated -1,465 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 1,027. Compare population by area.
Ealing's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was -0.4%, which is 0.5% lower than the average population growth rate in Ealing for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.0%).
Ealing covers an area of 56 square kilometres (21 square miles) and has a population density of 6,127 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 18 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration out of Ealing was 5,338, and net international migration into Ealing was 1,673.
Ealing's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in Ealing if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.89, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 13.4, led to population increases of 4,572 during the year, and Ealing's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 7.1 resulted in a 2,424 population decrease. In total, a net 2,148 person natural increase.
During the past decade, internal migration has fallen from a net outflow of 3,983 in 2011 to a net 5,338 outflow. International migration has fallen from a net inflow of 4,527 in 2011 to an inflow of 1,673 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of 4,036 people in 2011 to 2,148 in 2020.
Births and deaths was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 608% of the total change in population (over 100% as other factors were net outflows).
Ealing's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
Ealing's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of Ealing is forecast to be 337,903 in 2025 and 335,369 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