Census Data

Barking and Dagenham: Country of birth

Location Type: Built Up Areas, ONS Geographic Code: E63004859

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Key Facts

All Residents 230,311
Male 112,214
Female 118,101
Households 77,604

The ONS doesn't publish census data directly for Built Up Areas. The figures on this page are aggregated from census areas contained within Barking and Dagenham. They may not, therefore, be precisely accurate. Age-standardised statistics and population density are not available for aggregated datasets.

Table Codets004
Unit of MeasurePerson
Number of Response Options12

This dataset provides Census 2021 estimates that classify usual residents in England and Wales by their country of birth. The estimates are as at Census Day, 21 March 2021.


The country in which a person was born.

For people not born in one of in the four parts of the UK, there was an option to select "elsewhere".

People who selected "elsewhere" were asked to write in the current name for their country of birth.

More information at the ONS website

Country of birth: Total 230,303
Europe 171,873
Europe: United Kingdom 135,002
Europe: EU countries 29,877
Europe: EU countries: European Union EU14 7,498
Europe: EU countries: European Union EU8 9,166
Europe: EU countries: European Union EU2 12,698
Europe: EU countries: All other EU countries 515
Europe: Non-EU countries 6,994
Europe: Non-EU countries: All other non-EU countries 6,994
Africa 23,583
Middle East and Asia 31,117
The Americas and the Caribbean 3,452
Antarctica and Oceania (including Australasia) and Other 135
British Overseas 143

These values are calculated by adding up the values for census output areas contained within Barking and Dagenham. They may, therefore, be slightly inaccurate due to administrative boundaries not precisely aligning with census boundaries.

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