The population of Enfield is 333,587 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of Enfield to be 333,173. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in Enfield grew by an estimated -207 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 19,652. Compare population by area.
Enfield's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was -0.1%, which is 0.7% lower than the average population growth rate in Enfield for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.7%).
Enfield covers an area of 81 square kilometres (31 square miles) and has a population density of 4,127 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 243 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration out of Enfield was 4,246, and net international migration into Enfield was 2,116.
Enfield's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in Enfield if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.75, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 13.2, led to population increases of 4,408 during the year, and Enfield's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 7.6 resulted in a 2,539 population decrease. In total, a net 1,869 person natural increase.
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During the past decade, internal migration has fallen from a net inflow of 517 in 2011 to a net 4,246 outflow. International migration has fallen from a net inflow of 2,667 in 2011 to an inflow of 2,116 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of 3,147 people in 2011 to 1,869 in 2020.
Births and deaths was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 107% of the total change in population (over 100% as other factors were net outflows).
Enfield's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
Enfield's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of Enfield is forecast to be 337,733 in 2025 and 338,371 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