The population of North East Derbyshire is 102,315 according to mid-2021 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2023 population of North East Derbyshire to be 102,000. In the year between mid-2020 and mid-2021, the population in North East Derbyshire grew by an estimated 99 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2021, the population grew by 2,968. Compare population by area.
North East Derbyshire's population growth rate between mid-2020 and mid-2021 was 0.1%, which is 0.2% lower than the average population growth rate in North East Derbyshire for the ten years prior to mid-2021 (0.3%).
North East Derbyshire covers an area of 276 square kilometres (106 square miles) and has a population density of 371 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2021. That figure has increased by 11 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration into North East Derbyshire was 1,141, and net international migration into North East Derbyshire was 84.
North East Derbyshire's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in North East Derbyshire if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.67, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 8.0, led to population increases of 810 during the year, and North East Derbyshire's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 12.9 resulted in a 1,306 population decrease. In total, a net 496 person natural decrease.
During the past decade, internal migration has risen from a net inflow of 234 in 2011 to a net 1,141 inflow. International migration has risen from a net inflow of 56 in 2011 to an inflow of 84 in 2021.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of -44 people in 2011 to -496 in 2021.
Internal migration was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 153% of the total change in population (over 100% as other factors were net outflows).
North East Derbyshire's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2022.
North East Derbyshire's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of North East Derbyshire is forecast to be 104,230 in 2025 and 106,084 in 2030.
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2022. Data sources: ONS Local statistics