Wales , GB

Country in Northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

About

The state has a total area of 8,022.82 square miles (20779 km2).

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Wales Quick Facts

Population : 3,113,000
Country : Kingdom of England
Head of government : First Minister of Wales
Area : 20779 km2
Official name : Wales
Has part : Mid Wales
Continent : Europe
Easternmost point : Point(-2.649888888 51.824916666)
Northernmost point : Point(-4.438694444 53.435805555)
Patron saint : Saint David
Legislative body : Welsh Parliament
Official language : English
Capital : Cardiff
Establishment : January 01, 0500 (1521 years ago)
Time Zone : Europe/London
Local time : 06:20:26 (13th April 2021)

  • Carwyn Jones , 12 December, 2018 2009-12-10T00:00:00Z
  • Mark Drakeford , 2018-12-13T00:00:00Z
  • Rhodri Morgan , 10 December, 2009 2000-02-09T00:00:00Z
  • Alun Michael , 9 February, 2000 1999-05-12T00:00:00Z

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Year Population Method
1570 422,479 estimation process
1600 351,264 estimation process
1630 375,254 estimation process
1670 378,461 estimation process
1700 406,200 estimation process
1750 489,900 estimation process
1801 587,245 census
1811 673,340 census
1821 794,154 census
1831 904,400 census
1841 1,046,073 census
1851 1,163,139 census
1861 1,280,413 census
1871 1,412,583 census
1881 1,571,780 census
1891 1,771,451 census
1901 2,012,875 census
1911 2,420,921 census
1921 2,656,474 census
1931 2,593,332 census
1939 2,487,000 census
1951 2,598,675 census
1961 2,644,023 census
1971 2,731,204 census
2001 2,903,085 United Kingdom Census 2001
2011 3,063,456 census
2012 3,074,067 estimation process
2016 3,113,000 estimation process

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