Table 2

East London population ethnicity compared to estimates of Greater London and England

Registered GP population in east London 2009GLA estimates of east London populationaEngland populationb
Total843 724714 12351 092 000
White (%)30.645.892.1
South Asian (%)24.228.84.1
Black (%)15.119.52.6
Other (%)4.95.91.2
Not recorded (%)25.2
  • GLA = Greater London Authority.

  • a GLA estimates of east London population taken fromthe GLA 2008 low estimates of the boroughs of Newham, Tower Hamlets, and City & Hackney

  • b England population take fromthe mid-2007 estimates of England Population (Office of National Statistics).