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===Demography Across England (c. 2011)===
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|[[File:Counties Of England Map big.jpg|200px|thumb|center|<div style="text-left; word-spacing: -0.1em; letter-spacing: -0em; line-height:100%; width:100%; font-size:70%;">A map of the United Kingdom and all counties, including Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland and England. Regions with large minority Muslim populations include the West Midlands (332,684), West Yorkshire (252,370), Greater Manchester (232,787), Lancashire (96,600), Leicestershire (70,536), Bedfordshire (60,532), South Yorkshire (58,350), Berkshire (56,192) and Buckinghamshire (37,694).</div>]]
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''According to the 2011 Census for England, there are a total of 2,660,116 Muslims spread across the entirety of the country.''
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{| cellpadding=2
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|+ Demographics ('''A-C''')
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!State
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!Muslims
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|-
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| Bedfordshire
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|60,532<ref group="n.">Bedford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157199 8,610]), Central Bedfordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157200 1,931]), Luton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157201 49,991])</ref>
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| Berkshire
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|56,192<ref group="n.">West Berkshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157288 1,218]), Reading ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157285 11,007]), Wokingham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157290 4,352]), Bracknell Forest ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157279 1,276]), Windsor and Maidenhead ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157289 5,684]), Slough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157286 32,655])</ref>
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| Bristol
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|22,016<ref group="n.">Bristol only ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157348 22,016])</ref>
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|-
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| Buckinghamshire
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|37,694<ref group="n.">South Bucks ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157293 1,665]), Chiltern ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157292 2,311]), Wycombe ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157294 15,022]), Aylesbury Vale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157291 6,783]), Borough of Milton Keynes ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157283 11,913])</ref>
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| Cambridgeshire
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|26,241<ref group="n.">Cambridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157205 4,897]), South Cambridgeshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157209 1,464]), Huntingdonshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157208 1,865]), Fenland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157207 395]), East Cambridgeshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157206 369]), Peterborough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157202 17,251])</ref>
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{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
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|+ Demographics ('''C-D''')
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!State
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!Muslims
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| Cheshire
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|6,488<ref group="n.">Cheshire West and Chester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157072 1,686]), Cheshire East ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157071 2,438]), Warrington ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157074 2,097]), Halton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157073 267])</ref>
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| City of London
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|409<ref group="n.">City of London ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157247 409]) only</ref>
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| Cornwall
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|858<ref group="n.">Cornwall ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157349 855]), Isles of Scilly ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157350 3])</ref>
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| Cumbria
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|1,336<ref group="n.">Borough of Barrow-in-Furness ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157076 172]), South Lakeland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157080 175]), Copeland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157078 227]), Allerdale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157075 192]), Eden ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157079 115]), Carlisle ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157077 455])</ref>
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| Derbyshire
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|21,216<ref group="n.">High Peak ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157138 178]), Derbyshire Dales ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157136 142]), South Derbyshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157140 331]), Erewash ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157137 258]), Amber Valley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157133 188]), North East Derbyshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157139 268]), Chesterfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157135 699]), Bolsover ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157134 146]), Derby ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157129 19,006])</ref>
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{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
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|+ Demographics ('''D-E''')
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!Muslims
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| Devon
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| 5,690<ref group="n.">Exeter ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157359 1,855]), East Devon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157358 229]), Mid Devon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157360 112]), North Devon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157361 281]), Torridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157364 92]), West Devon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157365 90]), South Hams ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157362 201]), Teignbridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157363 231]), Plymouth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157352 2,078]), Torbay ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157356 521])</ref>
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| Dorset
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| 5,617<ref group="n.">Weymouth and Portland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157371 308]), West Dorset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157370 257]), North Dorset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157368 186]), Purbeck ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157369 69]), East Dorset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157367 352]), Christchurch ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157366 146]), Bournemouth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157347 3,264]), Poole ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157353 1,035])</ref>
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| County Durham
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| 7,737<ref group="n.">County Durham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157058 1,934]), Hartlepool ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157059 689]), Darlington ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157057 971]), Stockton-on-Tees ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157063 4,143])</ref>
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| E. R. of York.
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| 6,756<ref group="n.">East Riding of Yorkshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157108 1,309]), Kingston upon Hull ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157109 5,447])</ref>
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| East Sussex
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| 10,296<ref group="n.">Hastings ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157296 1,159]), Rother ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157298 460]), Wealden ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157299 566]), Eastbourne ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157295 1,458]), Lewes ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157297 558]), Brighton & Hove ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157280 6,095])</ref>
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{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
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|+ Demographics ('''E-H''')
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!State
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!Muslims
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|Essex
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|19,999<ref group="n.">Harlow ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157217 1,745]), Epping Forest ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157216 2,377]), Brentwood ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157212 649]), Basildon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157210 1,622]), Castle Point ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157213 378]), Rochford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157219 296]), Maldon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157218 171]), Chelmsford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157214 2,012]), Uttlesford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157221 429]), Braintree ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157211 685]), Colchester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157215 2,762]), Tendring ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157220 400]), Thurrock ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157204 3,164]), Southend-on-Sea ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157203 3,309])</ref>
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| Gloucestershire
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|7,917<ref group="n.">Gloucester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157375 3,885]), Tewkesbury ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157377 273]), Cheltenham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157372 1,087]), Cotswold ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157373 164]), Stroud ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157376 238]), Forest of Dean ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157374 94]), South Gloucestershire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157354 2,176])</ref>
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| G. Manchester
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|232,787<ref group="n.">Manchester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157083 79,496]), Stockport ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157087 9,431]), Tameside ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157088 9,705]), Oldham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157084 39,879]), Rochdale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157085 29,426]), Bury ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157082 11,279]), Bolton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157081 32,385]), Wigan ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157090 2,162]), Salford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157086 6,030]), Trafford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157089 12,994])</ref>
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|Greater London
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|1,012,414<ref group="n.">City of Westminster ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157259 40,073]), Kensington and Chelsea ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157252 15,812]), Hammersmith and Fulham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157249 18,242]), Wandsworth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157258 24,746]), Lambeth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157253 21,500]), Southwark ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157256 24,551]), Tower Hamlets ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157257 87,696]), Hackney ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157248 34,727]), Islington ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157251 19,521]), Camden ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157246 26,643]), Brent ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157263 58,036]), Ealing ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157266 53,198]), Hounslow ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157272 35,666]), Richmond upon Thames ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157276 6,128]), Kingston upon Thames ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157273 9,474]), Merton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157274 16,262]), Sutton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157277 7,726]), Croydon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157265 29,513]), Bromley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157264 7,841]), Lewisham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157254 17,759]), Greenwich ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157268 17,349]), Bexley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157262 5,645]), Havering ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157270 4,829]), Barking and Dagenham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157260 25,520]), Redbridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157275 64,999]), Newham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157255 98,456]), Waltham Forest ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157278 56,541]), Haringey ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157250 36,130]), Enfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157267 52,141]), Barnet ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157261 36,744]), Harrow ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157269 29,881]), Hillingdon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157271 29,065])</ref>
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| Hampshire
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|25,064<ref group="n.">Gosport ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157304 452]), Fareham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157303 538]), Winchester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157310 558]), Havant ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157306 570]), East Hampshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157301 421]), Hart ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157305 509]), Rushmoor ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157308 1,356]), Basingstoke and Deane ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157300 1,464]), Test Valley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157309 671]), Eastleigh ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157302 975]), New Forest ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157307 485]), Southampton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157287 9,903]), Portsmouth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157284 7,162])</ref>
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| style="vertical-align:bottom;"|
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{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
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|+ Demographics ('''H-L''')
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|-
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!State
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!Muslims
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|-
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| Herefordshire
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|364<ref group="n.">Herefordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157169 364]) only</ref>
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|-
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| Hertfordshire
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|30,730<ref group="n.">Three Rivers ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157229 1,947]), Watford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157230 8,905]), Hertsmere ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157225 2,402]), Welwyn Hatfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157231 2,810]), Broxbourne ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157222 2,287]), East Hertfordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157224 989]), Stevenage ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157228 1,654]), North Hertfordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157226 1,453]), St Albans ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157227 5,167]), Dacorum ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157223 3,116])</ref>
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|  Isle of Wight
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|1,653
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|-
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| Kent
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|19,101<ref group="n.">Sevenoaks ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157317 600]), Dartford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157313 1,566]), Gravesham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157315 1,894]), Tonbridge and Malling ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157321 750]), Medway ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157282 5,169]), Maidstone ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157316 1,685]), Tunbridge Wells ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157322 1,241]), Swale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157319 792]), Ashford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157311 1,019]), Canterbury ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157312 1,838]), Shepway ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157318 796]), Thanet ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157320 1,230]), Dover ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157314 521])</ref>
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|-
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| Lancashire
 +
|96,600<ref group="n.">West Lancashire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157101 276]), Chorley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157092 1,130]), South Ribble ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157100 592]), Fylde ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157093 350]), Preston ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157097 15,769]), Wyre ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157102 305]), Lancaster ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157095 1,767]), Ribble Valley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157098 425]), Pendle ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157096 15,579]), Burnley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157091 8,580]), Rossendale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157099 2,613]), Hyndburn ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157094 8,336]), Blackpool ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157070 1,061]), Blackburn with Darwen ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157069 39,817])</ref>
 +
|}
 +
|}
 +
 +
{| cellpadding=2
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 +
{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
 +
|+ Demographics ('''L-N''')
 +
|-
 +
!State
 +
!Muslims
 +
|-
 +
| Leicestershire
 +
|70,536<ref group="n.">Charnwood ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157142 3,925]), Melton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157145 41]), Harborough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157143 423]), Oadby and Wigston ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157147 3,256]), Blaby ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157141 728]), Hinckley and Bosworth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157144 517]), North West Leicestershire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157146 206]), Leicester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157130 61,440])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|Lincolnshire
 +
|7,136<ref group="n.">Lincoln ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157150 902]), North Kesteven ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157151 250]), South Kesteven ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157153 358]), South Holland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157152 258]), Boston ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157148 434]), East Lindsey ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157149 366]), West Lindsey ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157154 212]), North Lincolnshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157111 3,024]), North East Lincolnshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157110 1,332])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Merseyside
 +
|19,247<ref group="n.">Liverpool ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157104 15,209]), Sefton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157105 1,189]), Knowsley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157103 435]), St Helens ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157106 605]), Wirral ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157107 1,809])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Norfolk
 +
|5,021<ref group="n.">Norwich ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157237 2,612]), South Norfolk ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157238 403]), Great Yarmouth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157234 518]), Broadland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157233 377]), North Norfolk ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157236 158]), King's Lynn and West Norfolk ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157235 544]), Breckland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157232 409])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| North Yorkshire
 +
|18,716<ref group="n.">Selby ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157119 95]), Harrogate ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157115 573]), Craven ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157113 506]), Richmondshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157116 130]), Hambleton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157114 234]), Ryedale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157117 57]), Scarborough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157118 551]), York ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157112 2,072]), Redcar and Cleveland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157062 598]), Middlesbrough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157060 9,757]), Stockton-on-Tees ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157063 4,143])</ref>
 +
|}
 +
| style="vertical-align:bottom;"|
 +
{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
 +
|+ Demographics ('''N-R''')
 +
|-
 +
!State
 +
!Muslims
 +
|-
 +
|Northamptonshire
 +
|12,104<ref group="n.">South Northamptonshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157160 290]), Northampton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157159 8,806]), Daventry ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157156 439]), Wellingborough ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157161 1,232]), Kettering ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157158 723]), Corby ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157155 382]), East Northamptonshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157157 232])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|Northumberland
 +
|1,018<ref group="n.">Northumberland only ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157061 1,018])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Nottinghamshire
 +
| 33,882<ref group="n.">Rushcliffe ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157168 1,697]), Broxtowe ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157164 1,636]), Ashfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157162 375]), Gedling ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157165 1,535]), Newark and Sherwood ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157167 456]), Mansfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157166 563]), Bassetlaw ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157163 701]), Nottingham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157131 26,919])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Oxfordshire
 +
| 15,734<ref group="n.">Oxford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157324 10,320]), Cherwell ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157323 3,196]), South Oxfordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157325 710]), Vale of White Horse ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157326 1,073]), West Oxfordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157327 435])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Rutland
 +
| 131<ref group="n.">Rutland only ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157132 131])</ref>
 +
|}
 +
| style="vertical-align:bottom;"|
 +
{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
 +
|+ Demographics ('''S-S''')
 +
|-
 +
!State
 +
!Muslims
 +
|-
 +
| Shropshire
 +
| 4,008<ref group="n.">Shropshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157170 989]), Telford and Wrekin ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157172 3,019])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Somerset
 +
| 3,518<ref group="n.">South Somerset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157380 417]), Taunton Deane ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157381 399]), West Somerset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157382 43]), Sedgemoor ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157379 341]), Mendip ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157378 270]), Bath and North East Somerset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157346 1,179]), North Somerset ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157351 869])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|South Yorkshire
 +
|58,350<ref group="n.">Sheffield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157123 42,801]), Rotherham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157122 9,614]), Doncaster ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157121 4,990]), Barnsley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157120 945])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Staffordshire
 +
| 25,810<ref group="n.">Tamworth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157180 235]), Lichfield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157175 448]), Cannock Chase ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157173 219]), South Staffordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157177 364]), Stafford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157178 1,151]), Newcastle-under-Lyme ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157176 1,393]), Staffordshire Moorlands ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157179 192]), East Staffordshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157174 6,815]), Stoke-on-Trent ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157171 14,993])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Suffolk
 +
| 5,818<ref group="n.">Ipswich ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157241 3,577]), Suffolk Coastal ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157244 539]), Waveney ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157245 388]), Mid Suffolk ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157242 152]), Babergh ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157239 196]), St Edmundsbury ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157243 602]), Forest Heath ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157240 364])</ref>
 +
|}
 +
| style="vertical-align:bottom;"|
 +
{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
 +
|+ Demographics ('''S-W''')
 +
|-
 +
!State
 +
!Muslims
 +
|-
 +
| Surrey
 +
| 23,592<ref group="n.">Spelthorne ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157334 1,808]), Runnymede ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157333 1,556]), Surrey Heath ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157335 1,607]), Woking ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157338 7,323]), Elmbridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157328 2,406]), Guildford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157330 2,713]), Mole Valley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157331 669]), Epsom and Ewell ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157329 2,277]), Reigate and Banstead ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157332 2,637]), Tandridge ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157336 596])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Tyne and Wear
 +
| 27,654<ref group="n.">Gateshead ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157064 2,096]), Newcastle upon Tyne ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157065 17,561]), North Tyneside ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157066 1,493]), South Tyneside ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157067 2,854]), Sunderland ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157068 3,650])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Warwickshire
 +
| 5,820<ref group="n.">North Warwickshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157181 110]), Nuneaton and Bedworth ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157182 2,895]), Rugby ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157183 1,236]), Stratford-on-Avon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157184 280]), Warwick ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157185 1,299])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|  West Midlands
 +
| 332,684<ref group="n.">City of Wolverhampton ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157192 9,062]) Dudley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157188 12,902]), Walsall ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157191 22,146]), Sandwell ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157189 25,251]), City of Birmingham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157186 234,411]), Solihull ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157190 5,247]), City of Coventry ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157187 23,665])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| West Sussex
 +
| 12,668<ref group="n.">Worthing ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157345 1,348]), Arun ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157340 806]), Chichester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157341 419]), Horsham ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157343 673]), Crawley ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157342 7,681]), Mid Sussex ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157344 1,130]), Adur ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157339 611])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|}
 +
| style="vertical-align:bottom;"|
 +
{| cellpadding=2 style="border:1px solid #BBB; background-color: #B2FFFF; font-size:80%; margin: 0px auto 0px auto; border-spacing: 5px; "
 +
|+ Demographics ('''W-Z''')
 +
|-
 +
!State
 +
!Muslims
 +
|-
 +
| West Yorkshire
 +
| 252,370<ref group="n.">Leeds ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157127 40,772]), Wakefield ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157128 6,475]), Kirklees ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157126 61,280]), Calderdale ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157125 14,802]), Bradford ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157124 129,041])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
| Wiltshire
 +
| 5,612<ref group="n.">Wiltshire ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157357 2,074]), Swindon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157355 3,538])</ref>
 +
|-
 +
|Worcestershire
 +
| 7,466<ref group="n.">Worcester ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157196 2,847]), Malvern Hills ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157194 197]), Wyre Forest ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157198 681]), Bromsgrove ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157193 502]), Redditch ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157195 2,870]), Wychavon ([http://www.nomisweb.co.uk/census/2011/KS209EW/view/1946157197 369])</ref>
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Westminster Houses

Many scholarly articles refer to Mohammad Sarwar as Britains first (known) Muslim MP, who was elected in 1997 in Govan, Glasgow, Scotland at the 1997 general election.[1] In 2001 Sarwar was re-elected, along with Khalid Mahmood,[2] who became Britain's second Muslim MP, in the Birmingham Perry Barr constituency.[2] By the 2005 general elections, the figure of Muslim MP's had doubled,[1] with Sadiq Khan (of the Tooting constituency[3]) and Shahid Malik (of the Dewsbury constituency[3]) achieving parliamentary status, along with Sarwar and Mahmood.[3] Sarwar was in his third term by now, closely followed behind by Mahmood who'd secured a second term. The 2010 general election quadrupled Muslim representation from 2001,[1] bringing the total number of Muslim MP's to eight.[1] The 2010 general election also saw the first women of Muslim (and Asian) background were first elected.[4] The three,[1] Rushanara Ali[4] (of the Bethnal Green and Bow constituency[4]), Shabana Mahmood[4] (of the Birmingham Ladywood constituency), and Yasmin Qureshi[4] (of the Bolton South East constituency), all achieved the title simultaneously. The first British Iraqi Muslim also achieved the status of MP in the same election. The majority of the Muslim MP's are however from the British Pakistani community. Jonathan Sayeed, who is of partial Indian Muslim descent,[n. 1] and George Galloway—who is said to be a convert to Islam[n. 2]—are not publicly known as Muslims and there is some confusion over whether they are Muslim. Although there is strong evidence for him being Muslim, Zahawi has never really said what religion he is.[n. 3]
Lord Gulam Noon in Lords-wear.
Baroness Warsi, one of several Muslim females in the House of Lords.
Muslims are also present in the House of Lords, which is known to have a long history stretching back to the 14th Century.[5] It was primarily England's archbishops, bishops, abbots, priors and noblemen who attended and formed the House during it's infancy.[5] By the early 15th century attendance "was on an almost entirely hereditary basis" with almost no new lords appointed in subject to entry.[5] Despite birth determining peerage, Britain's Muslim community however, can directly trace an organic heritage to this system of Lordship and hereditary peerage through Henry Stanley (also known later as Abdul Rahman), who was the 3rd Baron Stanley of Alderley, who was a convert to the Islamic faith during the Victorian era. Modern Muslim peerages however came as a result of England's turbulent history between the 16th and 20th Centuries.[5] The 18th Century was especially significant for all peers, as it was in this period when drastic changes were introduced to the way the Lords operated when England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland formed a Union based upon the Acts of Union (1707) (Scotland) and Acts of Union (Ireland) (1800).[5] However the most important reforms would come later for minorities in the 20th Century, where acts such as the Life Peerages Act (1958) and the House of Lords Act (1999), finally allowed minorities to enter the House of Lords in significant numbers.[5] In total there have been at least seventeen known Muslim Lords and Baronesses. The majority of these are of Pakistani background, but the Lords and Baronesses contains more diversity, compared to MP's.
Members of Parliament (MP's)
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title First Elected Years of Service Terms Completed
Flag of India.svg.png British Mixed Asian Jonathan Sayeed Bristol East, Mid Bedfordshire 1983, 1987, 1997, 2001[6] 17 years of service IV, Retired
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Mohammad Sarwar[1] Glasgow Govan, Glasgow Central 1997, 2001, 2005[1] 13 years of service[1] III, Retired[1]
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Khalid Mahmood[7] Birmingham Perry Barr[7] 2001, 2005, 2010, 2015,[7] 2017,[8] 2019 21 years, 7 months and 4 days of service VI, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Rehman Chishti[9] Gillingham and Rainham[9] 2005, 2010, 2015,[9] 2017,[8] 2019 17 years, 7 months and 4 days of service V, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Sadiq Khan[10] Tooting[10] 2005, 2010, 2015[10] 11 years of service III,LM
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Shahid Malik[11] Dewsbury[11] 2005[11] 5 years of service I, Ended[11]
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Yasmin Qureshi[4][12] Bolton South East[12] 2005, 2010, 2015,[4][12] 2017,[8] 2019 12 years, 7 months and 4 days of service V, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Anas Sarwar Glasgow Central 2010[13] 5 years of service I, Ended
Flag of Iraq.jpg British Iraqi Nadhim Zahawi[14] Stratford-on-Avon[14] 2010, 2015,[14] 2017[8] 12 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Bangladesh.svg.png British Bangladeshi Rushanara Ali[4] Bethnal Green and Bow[4] 2010, 2015,[4] 2017,[8] 2019 12 years, 7 months and 4 days of service IV, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Sajid Javid[15] Bromsgrove[15] 2010, 2015,[15] 2017,[8] 2019 12 years, 7 months and 4 days of service IV, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Shabana Mahmood[16] Birmingham Ladywood[16] 2010, 2015,[4][16] 2017,[8] 2019 12 years, 7 months and 4 days of service IV, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Mixed Asian Tasmina Ahmed Sheikh Ochil and South Perthshire[17] 2015[18] 2 years of service I, Ended[19]
Flag of Bangladesh.svg.png British Pakistani Rupa Huq Ealing Central and Acton[20] 2015,[18] 2017,[8] 2019 7 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Bangladesh.svg.png British Pakistani Tulip Rizwana Siddiq Hampstead and Kilburn[21] 2015,[18] 2017,[8] 2019 7 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Nusrat Ghani Wealden[22] 2015,[18] 2017,[8] 2019 7 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Naz Shah Bradford West[23] 2015,[18] 2017,[8] 2019 7 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Imran Hussein Bradford East[24] 2015,[18] 2017,[8] 2019 7 years, 7 months and 4 days of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Rosena Allin-Khan Tooting 2016,[25] 2017,[8] 2019 6 years, 7 months and 1 day of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Afzal Khan Manchester Gorton 2017,[26][8] 2019 5 years, 6 months and 1 day of service II, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Faisal Rashid Warrington South 2017[26][8] 3 years of service I, Ended[27]
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Mohammed Yasin Bedford & Kempston 2017,[26][8] 2019 5 years, 6 months and 1 day of service II, Ongoing
Flag of Bangladesh.svg.png British Bengali Apsana Begum Poplar & Limehouse 2019 2 years, 11 months and 27 days I, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Zarah Sultana Coventry South 2019 2 years, 11 months and 27 days I, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Tahir Ali Birmingham Hall Green 2019 2 years, 11 months and 27 days I, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Saqib Bhatti Meriden 2019 2 years, 11 months and 27 days I, Ongoing
Members of the House of Lords (Peers)
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title Conferred Years of Service Tenure
Flag of India.svg.png British Indian Adam Patel[28] Baron February 14th, 2000 22 years, 9 months and 25 days Ongoing
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg.png British White Arminka Helic[29] Baroness August 8th, 2014 8 years, 4 months and 1 day Ongoing
Flag of Tanzania.svg.png British Tanzanian Asian Amir Bhatia[30] Baron June 5th, 2001 21 years, 6 months and 4 days Ongoing
Flag of India.svg.png British Indian Gulam Noon[31] Baron January 27th, 2011 11 years, 10 months and 12 days Ongoing
Flag of Iran.svg.png British Iranian Haleh Afshar[32] Baroness December 11th, 2007 14 years, 11 months and 28 days Ongoing
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg.png British White Henry Stanley[33] Baron June 16th, 1869 34 years, 5 months, 25 days Completed
Flag of India.svg.png British Indian Khalid Hameed[34] Baron March 27th, 2007 15 years, 8 months and 12 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Kishwer Falkner[35][36] Baroness June 2nd, 2004 18 years, 6 months and 7 days Ongoing
Flag of Bangladesh.svg.png British Bangladeshi Manzila Uddin[37] Baroness July 18th 1998 24 years, 4 months and 21 days Ongoing
Flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.svg.png British Turk-Cypriot Meral Hussein-Ece[38] Baroness June 25th, 2010 12 years, 5 months and 14 days Ongoing
Flag of Kenya.svg.png British Kenyan Asian Mohamed Sheikh[39] Baron June 6th, 2006 16 years, 6 months and 3 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Nazir Ahmed[40] Baron August 3rd, 1998 24 years, 4 months and 6 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Nosheena Mobarik[29] Baroness August 8th, 2014 8 years, 4 months and 1 day Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Qurban Hussain[41] Baron January 20th, 2011 11 years, 10 months and 19 days Ongoing
Flag of Uganda.svg.png British Ugandan Asian Rumi Verjee[42] Baron August 1st, 2013 9 years, 4 months and 8 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Sayeeda Warsi[43] Baroness October 11th, 2007 15 years, 1 month and 28 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Tariq Ahmad[44] Baron January 13th, 2011 11 years, 10 months and 26 days Ongoing
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg.png See footnote Waheed Alli[45] Baron July 18th, 1998 24 years, 4 months and 21 days Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Zahida Manzoor[46] Baroness August 1st, 2013 9 years, 4 months and 8 days Ongoing
  • Black and Blue: Minority or first elected of their ethnicity or gender.
  • Pink: Female Muslims or Female of Muslim Heritage.
  • LM: Resigned as MP; Successfully ran as London Mayor.

Other Representatives

Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSP's)
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title First Elected Years of Service Terms Completed
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Bashir Ahmad[47][48] Glasgow 2007[47] 2 years of service I, Died[47]
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Hanzala Malik[13] Glasgow 2011[13] 5 years of service I, Retired[49]
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Humza Yousaf[50] Glasgow 2011,[50] 2016[51] 11 years, 7 months and 1 day years of service II, Ongoing
Welsh Assembly Members (AM's)
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title First Elected Years of Service Terms Completed
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Mohammad Asghar[52] South Wales East 2007,[52] 2011,[53] 2016[53] 15 years, 7 months and 5 days years of service III, Ongoing
Members of European Parliament (MEP's)
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title First Elected Years of Service Terms Completed
Flag of Tanzania.svg.png British Pakistani Bashir Khanbhai Glasgow 1999[54] 5 years of service I, Retired
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Sajjad Karim[3] Glasgow 2004,[54] 2009,[54] 2014[55] 18 years, 5 months and 29 days years of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Guyanese Asian Syed Kamall[3] Glasgow 2004,[54] 2009,[54] 2014[55] 18 years, 5 months and 29 days years of service III, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Afzal Khan North West England 2014[55] 3 years of service I, MP
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Amjad Bashir Yorkshire and the Humber 2014[55] 8 years, 5 months and 12 days years of service I, Ongoing
London Assembly Members
Origin Ethnic Group Name Given Title First Elected Years of Service Terms Completed
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Murad Qureshi[56] Londonwide 2004,[57] 2008,[58] 2012,[59] 2016[60] 17 years, 5 months and 29 days years of service IV, Ongoing
Flag of Pakistan.svg.png British Pakistani Navin Shah[56] Brent and Harrow 2008,[58] 2012,[59] 2016[60] 14 years, 7 months and 8 days years of service III, Ongoing
  • MP: Resigned as MEP; Successfully ran as MP.

Demography Across England (c. 2011)

A map of the United Kingdom and all counties, including Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland and England. Regions with large minority Muslim populations include the West Midlands (332,684), West Yorkshire (252,370), Greater Manchester (232,787), Lancashire (96,600), Leicestershire (70,536), Bedfordshire (60,532), South Yorkshire (58,350), Berkshire (56,192) and Buckinghamshire (37,694).

According to the 2011 Census for England, there are a total of 2,660,116 Muslims spread across the entirety of the country.

Demographics (A-C)
State Muslims
Bedfordshire 60,532[n. 4]
Berkshire 56,192[n. 5]
Bristol 22,016[n. 6]
Buckinghamshire 37,694[n. 7]
Cambridgeshire 26,241[n. 8]
Demographics (C-D)
State Muslims
Cheshire 6,488[n. 9]
City of London 409[n. 10]
Cornwall 858[n. 11]
Cumbria 1,336[n. 12]
Derbyshire 21,216[n. 13]
Demographics (D-E)
State Muslims
Devon 5,690[n. 14]
Dorset 5,617[n. 15]
County Durham 7,737[n. 16]
E. R. of York. 6,756[n. 17]
East Sussex 10,296[n. 18]
Demographics (E-H)
State Muslims
Essex 19,999[n. 19]
Gloucestershire 7,917[n. 20]
G. Manchester 232,787[n. 21]
Greater London 1,012,414[n. 22]
Hampshire 25,064[n. 23]
Demographics (H-L)
State Muslims
Herefordshire 364[n. 24]
Hertfordshire 30,730[n. 25]
Isle of Wight 1,653
Kent 19,101[n. 26]
Lancashire 96,600[n. 27]
Demographics (L-N)
State Muslims
Leicestershire 70,536[n. 28]
Lincolnshire 7,136[n. 29]
Merseyside 19,247[n. 30]
Norfolk 5,021[n. 31]
North Yorkshire 18,716[n. 32]
Demographics (N-R)
State Muslims
Northamptonshire 12,104[n. 33]
Northumberland 1,018[n. 34]
Nottinghamshire 33,882[n. 35]
Oxfordshire 15,734[n. 36]
Rutland 131[n. 37]
Demographics (S-S)
State Muslims
Shropshire 4,008[n. 38]
Somerset 3,518[n. 39]
South Yorkshire 58,350[n. 40]
Staffordshire 25,810[n. 41]
Suffolk 5,818[n. 42]
Demographics (S-W)
State Muslims
Surrey 23,592[n. 43]
Tyne and Wear 27,654[n. 44]
Warwickshire 5,820[n. 45]
West Midlands 332,684[n. 46]
West Sussex 12,668[n. 47]
Demographics (W-Z)
State Muslims
West Yorkshire 252,370[n. 48]
Wiltshire 5,612[n. 49]
Worcestershire 7,466[n. 50]
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Footnotes

  1. ^ It is not clear whether or not Jonathan Sayeed even is Muslim. He chooses to identify as White, and probably does not identify himself as Muslim, at least not publicly.
    1. Robert Waller; Byron Criddle (7 May 2007). The Almanac of British Politics. Routledge. p. 262. ISBN 978-1-135-20676-5.
  2. ^ There have been rumours that Galloway converted to Islam, which comes chiefly from Jemima Khan (who is the British Jewish ex-wife—now convert to Islam—of the famous Pakistani Muslim cricketer Imran Khan), who claimed that he had converted to Islam in 2002. According to the Guardian; Quote: "The newly elected MP for Bradford West does not deny being a Muslim, but says Khan's claim of a conversion in a hotel in Kilburn, north-west London, is "simply and categorically untrue". Galloway is often asked about his faith but refuses to answer, saying his religion is a "personal matter" of no import to his political activities. He recently married his fourth wife in what has been reported was a Muslim ceremony in Amsterdam". The Guardian went on to state; Quote: "In a statement entitled "The Staggers has fallen on its face", Galloway responded to the New Statesman piece by saying: "The opening paragraph of Jemima Khan's piece in the New Statesman [referring to an alleged conversion ceremony] is totally untrue. Moreover, I told her it was fallacious when she put it to me. I have never attended any such ceremony in Kilburn, Karachi or Kathmandu. It is simply and categorically untrue".
    1. Helen Pidd (April 26th, 2012). [1]. The Guardian. WayBackMachine Link. Retrieved July 23rd, 2017.
    2. Telegraph Staff (April 26th, 2012). [2]. The Telegraph. WayBackMachine Link. Retrieved July 23rd, 2017.
    3. Naveeda Khan (27 April 2012). Beyond Crisis: Re-evaluating Pakistan. Routledge. p. 348. ISBN 978-1-136-51759-4.
  3. ^ Zahawi is of Kurdish-Iraqi origin. The likelihood of him being Muslims is quite high. Furthermore, during the Trump Administrations Muslim Ban of 2017, Zahawi could not get into the United States. The problem is, Christians were affected by this ban too, although the Trump Administraiton said Christians would be exempted. However, there is no current indications as to whether Zahawi is Christian.
    1. Jon Stone (January 29th, 2017). [3]. The Independent. WayBackMachine Link. Retrieved July 23rd, 2017.
    However, what is known is that Zahawi is a famous Muslim name, as evidence from history, who was a pioneer of women's rights.
    1. Sadok Masliyah (1996). Zahawi: A Muslim Pioneer of Women's Liberation. Middle Eastern Studies. Vol. 32, No. 3 (Jul., 1996), pp. 161-171. Published by: Taylor & Francis, Ltd. JSTOR. WayBackMachine Link. Retrieved July 23rd, 2017.
    The National Secular Society also regards him Muslim.
    1. Muslim MPs or MPs who are Muslim?. National Secular Society. WayBackMachine Link. Retrieved July 23rd, 2017.
  4. ^ Bedford (8,610), Central Bedfordshire (1,931), Luton (49,991)
  5. ^ West Berkshire (1,218), Reading (11,007), Wokingham (4,352), Bracknell Forest (1,276), Windsor and Maidenhead (5,684), Slough (32,655)
  6. ^ Bristol only (22,016)
  7. ^ South Bucks (1,665), Chiltern (2,311), Wycombe (15,022), Aylesbury Vale (6,783), Borough of Milton Keynes (11,913)
  8. ^ Cambridge (4,897), South Cambridgeshire (1,464), Huntingdonshire (1,865), Fenland (395), East Cambridgeshire (369), Peterborough (17,251)
  9. ^ Cheshire West and Chester (1,686), Cheshire East (2,438), Warrington (2,097), Halton (267)
  10. ^ City of London (409) only
  11. ^ Cornwall (855), Isles of Scilly (3)
  12. ^ Borough of Barrow-in-Furness (172), South Lakeland (175), Copeland (227), Allerdale (192), Eden (115), Carlisle (455)
  13. ^ High Peak (178), Derbyshire Dales (142), South Derbyshire (331), Erewash (258), Amber Valley (188), North East Derbyshire (268), Chesterfield (699), Bolsover (146), Derby (19,006)
  14. ^ Exeter (1,855), East Devon (229), Mid Devon (112), North Devon (281), Torridge (92), West Devon (90), South Hams (201), Teignbridge (231), Plymouth (2,078), Torbay (521)
  15. ^ Weymouth and Portland (308), West Dorset (257), North Dorset (186), Purbeck (69), East Dorset (352), Christchurch (146), Bournemouth (3,264), Poole (1,035)
  16. ^ County Durham (1,934), Hartlepool (689), Darlington (971), Stockton-on-Tees (4,143)
  17. ^ East Riding of Yorkshire (1,309), Kingston upon Hull (5,447)
  18. ^ Hastings (1,159), Rother (460), Wealden (566), Eastbourne (1,458), Lewes (558), Brighton & Hove (6,095)
  19. ^ Harlow (1,745), Epping Forest (2,377), Brentwood (649), Basildon (1,622), Castle Point (378), Rochford (296), Maldon (171), Chelmsford (2,012), Uttlesford (429), Braintree (685), Colchester (2,762), Tendring (400), Thurrock (3,164), Southend-on-Sea (3,309)
  20. ^ Gloucester (3,885), Tewkesbury (273), Cheltenham (1,087), Cotswold (164), Stroud (238), Forest of Dean (94), South Gloucestershire (2,176)
  21. ^ Manchester (79,496), Stockport (9,431), Tameside (9,705), Oldham (39,879), Rochdale (29,426), Bury (11,279), Bolton (32,385), Wigan (2,162), Salford (6,030), Trafford (12,994)
  22. ^ City of Westminster (40,073), Kensington and Chelsea (15,812), Hammersmith and Fulham (18,242), Wandsworth (24,746), Lambeth (21,500), Southwark (24,551), Tower Hamlets (87,696), Hackney (34,727), Islington (19,521), Camden (26,643), Brent (58,036), Ealing (53,198), Hounslow (35,666), Richmond upon Thames (6,128), Kingston upon Thames (9,474), Merton (16,262), Sutton (7,726), Croydon (29,513), Bromley (7,841), Lewisham (17,759), Greenwich (17,349), Bexley (5,645), Havering (4,829), Barking and Dagenham (25,520), Redbridge (64,999), Newham (98,456), Waltham Forest (56,541), Haringey (36,130), Enfield (52,141), Barnet (36,744), Harrow (29,881), Hillingdon (29,065)
  23. ^ Gosport (452), Fareham (538), Winchester (558), Havant (570), East Hampshire (421), Hart (509), Rushmoor (1,356), Basingstoke and Deane (1,464), Test Valley (671), Eastleigh (975), New Forest (485), Southampton (9,903), Portsmouth (7,162)
  24. ^ Herefordshire (364) only
  25. ^ Three Rivers (1,947), Watford (8,905), Hertsmere (2,402), Welwyn Hatfield (2,810), Broxbourne (2,287), East Hertfordshire (989), Stevenage (1,654), North Hertfordshire (1,453), St Albans (5,167), Dacorum (3,116)
  26. ^ Sevenoaks (600), Dartford (1,566), Gravesham (1,894), Tonbridge and Malling (750), Medway (5,169), Maidstone (1,685), Tunbridge Wells (1,241), Swale (792), Ashford (1,019), Canterbury (1,838), Shepway (796), Thanet (1,230), Dover (521)
  27. ^ West Lancashire (276), Chorley (1,130), South Ribble (592), Fylde (350), Preston (15,769), Wyre (305), Lancaster (1,767), Ribble Valley (425), Pendle (15,579), Burnley (8,580), Rossendale (2,613), Hyndburn (8,336), Blackpool (1,061), Blackburn with Darwen (39,817)
  28. ^ Charnwood (3,925), Melton (41), Harborough (423), Oadby and Wigston (3,256), Blaby (728), Hinckley and Bosworth (517), North West Leicestershire (206), Leicester (61,440)
  29. ^ Lincoln (902), North Kesteven (250), South Kesteven (358), South Holland (258), Boston (434), East Lindsey (366), West Lindsey (212), North Lincolnshire (3,024), North East Lincolnshire (1,332)
  30. ^ Liverpool (15,209), Sefton (1,189), Knowsley (435), St Helens (605), Wirral (1,809)
  31. ^ Norwich (2,612), South Norfolk (403), Great Yarmouth (518), Broadland (377), North Norfolk (158), King's Lynn and West Norfolk (544), Breckland (409)
  32. ^ Selby (95), Harrogate (573), Craven (506), Richmondshire (130), Hambleton (234), Ryedale (57), Scarborough (551), York (2,072), Redcar and Cleveland (598), Middlesbrough (9,757), Stockton-on-Tees (4,143)
  33. ^ South Northamptonshire (290), Northampton (8,806), Daventry (439), Wellingborough (1,232), Kettering (723), Corby (382), East Northamptonshire (232)
  34. ^ Northumberland only (1,018)
  35. ^ Rushcliffe (1,697), Broxtowe (1,636), Ashfield (375), Gedling (1,535), Newark and Sherwood (456), Mansfield (563), Bassetlaw (701), Nottingham (26,919)
  36. ^ Oxford (10,320), Cherwell (3,196), South Oxfordshire (710), Vale of White Horse (1,073), West Oxfordshire (435)
  37. ^ Rutland only (131)
  38. ^ Shropshire (989), Telford and Wrekin (3,019)
  39. ^ South Somerset (417), Taunton Deane (399), West Somerset (43), Sedgemoor (341), Mendip (270), Bath and North East Somerset (1,179), North Somerset (869)
  40. ^ Sheffield (42,801), Rotherham (9,614), Doncaster (4,990), Barnsley (945)
  41. ^ Tamworth (235), Lichfield (448), Cannock Chase (219), South Staffordshire (364), Stafford (1,151), Newcastle-under-Lyme (1,393), Staffordshire Moorlands (192), East Staffordshire (6,815), Stoke-on-Trent (14,993)
  42. ^ Ipswich (3,577), Suffolk Coastal (539), Waveney (388), Mid Suffolk (152), Babergh (196), St Edmundsbury (602), Forest Heath (364)
  43. ^ Spelthorne (1,808), Runnymede (1,556), Surrey Heath (1,607), Woking (7,323), Elmbridge (2,406), Guildford (2,713), Mole Valley (669), Epsom and Ewell (2,277), Reigate and Banstead (2,637), Tandridge (596)
  44. ^ Gateshead (2,096), Newcastle upon Tyne (17,561), North Tyneside (1,493), South Tyneside (2,854), Sunderland (3,650)
  45. ^ North Warwickshire (110), Nuneaton and Bedworth (2,895), Rugby (1,236), Stratford-on-Avon (280), Warwick (1,299)
  46. ^ City of Wolverhampton (9,062) Dudley (12,902), Walsall (22,146), Sandwell (25,251), City of Birmingham (234,411), Solihull (5,247), City of Coventry (23,665)
  47. ^ Worthing (1,348), Arun (806), Chichester (419), Horsham (673), Crawley (7,681), Mid Sussex (1,130), Adur (611)
  48. ^ Leeds (40,772), Wakefield (6,475), Kirklees (61,280), Calderdale (14,802), Bradford (129,041)
  49. ^ Wiltshire (2,074), Swindon (3,538)
  50. ^ Worcester (2,847), Malvern Hills (197), Wyre Forest (681), Bromsgrove (502), Redditch (2,870), Wychavon (369)

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