The population of Nuneaton and Bedworth is 130,373 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of Nuneaton and Bedworth to be 131,359. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in Nuneaton and Bedworth grew by an estimated 490 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 4,964. Compare population by area.
Nuneaton and Bedworth's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was 0.4%, which is 0.1% lower than the average population growth rate in Nuneaton and Bedworth for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.4%).
Nuneaton and Bedworth covers an area of 79 square kilometres (30 square miles) and has a population density of 1,651 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 63 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration into Nuneaton and Bedworth was 415, and net international migration into Nuneaton and Bedworth was 49.
Nuneaton and Bedworth's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in Nuneaton and Bedworth if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.82, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 11.5, led to population increases of 1,492 during the year, and Nuneaton and Bedworth's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 11.5 resulted in a 1,492 population decrease. In total, a net 0 person natural decrease.
During the past decade, internal migration has risen from a net inflow of 46 in 2011 to a net 415 inflow. International migration has risen from a net outflow of 19 in 2011 to an inflow of 49 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of 538 people in 2011 to 0 in 2020.
Births and deaths was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 61% of the total change in population.
Nuneaton and Bedworth's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
Nuneaton and Bedworth's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of Nuneaton and Bedworth is forecast to be 134,245 in 2025 and 137,905 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