The population of Eden is 53,754 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of Eden to be 54,770. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in Eden grew by an estimated 501 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 1,252. Compare population by area.
Eden's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was 0.9%, which is 0.7% higher than the average population growth rate in Eden for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.3%).
Eden covers an area of 2,142 square kilometres (827 square miles) and has a population density of 25 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 1 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration into Eden was 628, and net international migration into Eden was 35.
Eden's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in Eden if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.6, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 7.7, led to population increases of 412 during the year, and Eden's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 10.9 resulted in a 582 population decrease. In total, a net 170 person natural decrease.
During the past decade, internal migration has risen from a net outflow of 78 in 2011 to a net 628 inflow. International migration has risen from a net inflow of 10 in 2011 to an inflow of 35 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of -105 people in 2011 to -170 in 2020.
Internal migration was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 194% of the total change in population (over 100% as other factors were net outflows).
Eden's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
Eden's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of Eden is forecast to be 53,819 in 2025 and 54,226 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