Population and growth components (1851-2001 Censuses)

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Population and growth components (1851-2001 Censuses)
  Census population at the end of period Total┬ápopulation growth1 Births Deaths Immigration Emigration
Period thousands
1851-1861 3,230 793 1,281 670 352 170
1861-1871 3,689 459 1,370 760 260 410
1871-1881 4,325 636 1,480 790 350 404
1881-1891 4,833 508 1,524 870 680 826
1891-1901 5,371 538 1,548 880 250 380
1901-1911 7,207 1,836 1,925 900 1,550 740
1911-1921 8,788 1,581 2,340 1,070 1,400 1,089
1921-1931 10,377 1,589 2,415 1,055 1,200 970
1931-1941 11,507 1,130 2,294 1,072 149 241
1941-19512 13,648 2,141 3,186 1,214 548 379
1951-1956 16,081 2,433 2,106 633 783 185
1956-1961 18,238 2,157 2,362 687 760 278
1961-1966 20,015 1,777 2,249 731 539 280
1966-19713 21,568 1,553 1,856 766 890 427
1971-1976 23,450 1,488 1,760 824 1,053 358
1976-1981 24,820 1,371 1,820 843 771 278
1981-1986 26,101 1,281 1,872 885 678 278
1986-1991 28,031 1,930 1,933 946 1,164 213
1991-1996 29,611 1,580 1,936 1,024 1,118 338
1996-2001 31,021 1,410 1,705 1,089 1,217 376

For more statistical information, consult 2001 Census.

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