Data is from the England and Wales 2021 Census, Northern Ireland 2021 Census, and the Scotland 2011 Census (2022 Census data is yet to be released)
Across the UK, the distribution of seniors and elderly unveils intriguing patterns of regional age compositions. While Wales, with its majestic mountains and deep-rooted traditions, houses 21.30% of its population as seniors and elderly, the East Midlands, known for its industrial heritage and scenic countryside, accommodates 19.50% in the same category. This data accentuates the UK's diverse demographic spectrum, where each region, through its distinct age distribution, adds to the rich mosaic of life and culture that shapes the nation.
These regions in the census could also be known as:
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