What was the population of the UK in 1850?
Between the extremes, the population of England and Wales expanded 2.9 times, from about 6.1 million in 1750 to 17.9 million in 1851.
What was the population of Great Britain in 1920?
You were born in one year – 1920 – a year when the UK population stood at about 40 million, but still Britain’s biggest year ever for babies.
What was the population of the UK in 1700?