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Maps show big London change

A series of maps using census data from 2001 and 2011 show how London's population and employment has changed dramatically.

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Maps highlight dramatic changes in London's population

A new series of maps have been published showing the dramatic changes in London's population density. The maps have been compiled using census data from 2001 and 2011. The brighter the colour, the greater the change.

Map showing changes in population density Credit: luminocitymap.org
The City of London and Mayfair are the least densely populated in the darker areas Credit: luminocitymap.org
The black strip shows the Lower Lea Valley. When census data from 2021 is added, this is likely to light up as population grows Credit: luminocitymap.org
Close-up, you can see areas with high rise developments, particularly to the east are densely populated Credit: luminocitymap.org

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