Population

333,587

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Population Density

4,127 people per km^{2}

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Population Growth

-0.06%

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Area type

London Borough

Land area

81 square kilometres

Fertility rate

1.75

Birth rate

13.2

Death rate

7.6

internal migration

-1.3%

international migration

0.6%

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 (km^{2}), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 243 people per km^{2} over the past decade.

- Enfield's population of 333,587 is equivalent to 0.6% of England's 56,550,138 total population. Enfield is the 5th london borough in England (of 33 total) when ordered by total population.
- Enfield's population growth rate of -0.06% is 0.53% lower than England's current population growth rate of 0.47%. Enfield is the 26th london borough in England (of 33 total) when ordered by population growth rate.
- Enfield's population density of 4,127 people per km
^{2}is 3,693 people per km^{2}higher than England's 434 people per km^{2}. Enfield is the 27th London Borough in England (of 33 total) when ordered by population density.

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.

- Enfield's fertility rate of 1.75 is 0.16 higher than England's fertility rate of 1.59
- Enfield's birth rate of 13.2 births per thousand people is 2.5 higher than England's birth rate, and Enfield's death rate or mortality rate of 7.6 people per thousand is 2.4 lower than England's death rate
- Enfield's annual net international migration rate of 0.63% is above the English average of 0.4%

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).

Average salary

£38,886

Enfield Salary

Average rent

£1,342

Rental Market of Enfield

GDP

£ 9.4 billion

Enfield Economy

Enfield's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.

Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.

Year | Population | Growth rate | Population Density |
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2020 | 333,587 | -0.06% | 4,127 |

2019 | 333,794 | -0.02% | 4,130 |

2018 | 333,869 | 0.35% | 4,130 |

2017 | 332,705 | 0.17% | 4,116 |

2016 | 332,127 | 1.03% | 4,109 |

2015 | 328,738 | 1.33% | 4,067 |

2014 | 324,409 | 1.28% | 4,013 |

2013 | 320,317 | 0.96% | 3,963 |

2012 | 317,257 | 1.06% | 3,925 |

2011 | 313,935 | 3,884 |

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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.

Year | Population | Growth rate | Population Density |
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2023 | 337,350 | 0.14% | 4,174 |

2024 | 337,620 | 0.08% | 4,177 |

2025 | 337,733 | 0.03% | 4,178 |

2026 | 337,833 | 0.03% | 4,179 |

2027 | 337,901 | 0.02% | 4,180 |

2028 | 338,009 | 0.03% | 4,182 |

2029 | 338,179 | 0.05% | 4,184 |

2030 | 338,371 | 0.06% | 4,186 |

2031 | 338,601 | 0.07% | 4,189 |

2032 | 338,907 | 0.09% | 4,193 |

2033 | 339,305 | 0.12% | 4,198 |

2034 | 339,750 | 0.13% | 4,203 |

2035 | 340,219 | 0.14% | 4,209 |

2036 | 340,742 | 0.15% | 4,215 |

2037 | 341,343 | 0.18% | 4,223 |

2038 | 342,036 | 0.20% | 4,231 |

2039 | 342,755 | 0.21% | 4,240 |

2040 | 343,478 | 0.21% | 4,249 |

2041 | 344,209 | 0.21% | 4,258 |

2042 | 344,945 | 0.21% | 4,267 |

2043 | 345,684 | 0.21% | 4,277 |

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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