United Kingdom (UK): Population by ethnic group 2011, by ethnic group

This statistic shows the ethnic groups of the 2011 United Kingdom (UK) population as percentages. 'White' is by far the largest group, at 87.1 percent. The next largest group is 'Black / African / Caribbean / Black British'. 0.9 percent of the population came under the category of 'other'.

Population in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2011, by ethnic group

Percentage of population
White87.1%
Black / African / Caribbean / Black British3%
Indian2.3%
Pakistani1.9%
Bangladeshi0.7%
Chinese0.7%
Other Asian1.4%
Mixed/Multiple ethnic groups2%
Other0.9%
Gypsy/Traveller/Irish traveller0.1%
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Source

Release date

August 2013

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

27 March 2011

Supplementary notes

Figures sum to 100.1 due to rounding

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