Population Of Worthing | Worthing Population 2021

Worthing Population 2021:- Worthing is a seaside town and district with borough status in West Sussex, England. Worthing is situated at the foot of the South Downs. With an estimated population of about 110,000 and an area of 12.5 square miles, the borough is the second-largest component of Brighton and hove a built-up area.

Modern Worthing has a large service industry, particularly in financial services. It has three theatres and one of Britain’s oldest cinemas, the Dome cinema.


Worthing Population

To know the actual Population of Worthing 2021, We have to look at the population of the past 20 years. They are as follows:

  • 2001:- 97,540
  • 2011:- 104,640
  • Worthing Population 2021:- 111,000 (Estimated)

By looking at the Population from 2001-2020. The Population of Worthing 2021 according to the estimates is 111,000.



According to the 2011 census, the population of Worthing was 104,640 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

Worthing is the second most densely populated local authority area in East and West Sussex, with a population density in 2011 of 33.83 people per hectare. The main driver of population growth in Worthing during the first decade of the 21st century has been in-migration into Worthing. In 2010 the estimated median age of the population of Worthing was 42.8 years.



According to the 2011 census, 93.8% of the population was White (89.4% White British, 0.8% White Irish, 0.1% Gypsy or Irish Traveller, 3.5% Other White), 1.7% of mixed race (0.4% White and Black Caribbean, 0.3% White and Black African, 0.6% White and Asian, 0.4% Other Mixed), 3.2% Asian (0.7% Indian, 0.2% Pakistani, 0.5% Bangladeshi, 0.5% Chinese, 1.3% Other Asian), 0.9% Black (0.6% African, 0.2% Caribbean, 0.1% Other Black), 0.1% Arab and 0.3% of other ethnic heritage.



More people in Worthing identify as Christian than any other religion (58.1% in 2011) and the borough has about 50 active Christian places of worship.

In 2011, 1.3% of the population of Worthing were Muslim. The Muslim community has a mosque at the Worthing Islamic Cultural Centre, also known as Worthing Masjid.

There are also small communities of Buddhists (0.6% in 2011) in Worthing. There is a small Jewish community (0.2% in 2011). In 2011, 0.5% of the population were Hindu, 0.1% were Sikh and 0.6% followed another religion. A small community of the Baháʼí Faith practises in Worthing. 30.2% claimed no religious affiliation, and 8.3% did not state their religion.



Worthing’s economy is dominated by the service industry, particularly financial services. Major employers include GlaxoSmithKline, HM Revenue & Customs, MGM Advantage and Southern Water.

In 2008, Worthing was in the top 10 urban areas in England for jobs in each of three key sectors, creative, high-tech industries and knowledge-intensive business services.  The 2012 UK Town and City Index from Santander UK ranked Worthing as the second-highest town or city in the UK for connectivity and ranked fifth in the UK overall out of 74 towns and cities.

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