Ryedale District Council


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Census information

Population Estimates

The Ryedale Ward and Parish population estimates provide a useful indicator of population change between census years. Further information on population information is available from the North Yorkshire County Council website.

Key Statistics

The key statistics from the Census 2011, at a Ward and Parish level, have now been released. The statistics are available via the ONS website and the Nomis website.

Previous releases have included:

  • the resident population by age and sex at national, regional and local authority level
  • the number of households at national, regional and local authority level
  • the number of short term migrants on census day at local authority level

For further information please visit the Office for National Statistics website.

UK National Statistics Online provides census data and data on Britain's economy, population and society at national and local level.

Nomis provides the official labour market statistics for local and national areas and provides profiles of wards, local authorities and parliamentary constituencies.

The Statistical Digest of Rural England 2014 is produced by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Profile of Ryedale

Ryedale is a predominantly rural area covering 150,659 hectares in North Yorkshire. Geographically the largest district in North Yorkshire, Ryedale comprises a rich agricultural area, as well as including part of the North York Moors National Park (hectares figure ONS 2001 Census).

In 2011 the census population figure for Ryedale was 51,700. This is an increase of 1.6% from the 2001 census figure of 50,868.

The number of households in Ryedale (occupied by at least one usual resident) is 22,500, Census 2011.

North Yorkshire County Council has produced a Ryedale district profile (September 2016) (PDF, 21 pages, 2745kb)

An economic profile of Ryedale can be found on the Nomis website.

Ryedale 2011 census profile (PDF, 2 pages, 131kb)

Ward Profiles

Ward profiles and a profile of Ryedale will be available following compilation of all data on this page and at all the Council offices and libraries in Ryedale. These profiles are compiled from a variety of sources including 2011 census data.

More statistics about your neighbourhood can be found on the Data North Yorkshire website.

If you have any queries or need more information, please submit an Enquiry Form.

Parish level profiles census 2011 (PDF, 177 pages, 1384kb)

Ward guide A-Z of settlements (PDF, 3 pages, 26kb)

Ward level profiles census 2011 (PDF, 31 pages, 601kb)


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Ryedale District Council
Ryedale House
Old Malton Road
Malton, North Yorkshire
YO17 7HH

Email: Contact the Council

Phone: 01653 600666

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