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Shadwell, Tower Hamlets

Ethnic Makeup near Shadwell National Rail Station, London

Main ethnicity


Higher than average


Lower than average

White British5%37%
White Irish0%1.8%
Other White4%15%
Other Asian0%5%
Black African3%8%
Black Caribbean0%4%
Immediate area
Average for London

Ethnic Makeup

Bangladeshi 69%
Other 6%
White British 5%
Other White 4%
Mixed 4%
Black African 3%
Arab 3%
Pakistani 1.5%
Chinese 1.2%
Other Black 0.9%
Indian 0.6%
Roma 0.3%
White Irish 0%
Gypsy 0%
Other Asian 0%
Black Caribbean 0%

Data source: Office for National Statistics

Census 2021

The address Shadwell National Rail Station, London is situated within the Immediate Area, which displays distinctive ethnic group characteristics:

The main ethnic group is Bangladeshi, representing 69% of the population. On average, 4% of the population in London belong to the Bangladeshi ethnic group.

The following ethnic groups have proportions higher than the average for the London:

  • Bangladeshi: 69% (London average: 4%)
  • Arab: 3% (London average: 1.6%)

Conversely, the following ethnic groups have a proportion lower than the average for London:

  • White British: 5% (London average: 37%)
  • White Irish: 0% (London average: 1.8%)
  • Other White: 4% (London average: 15%)
  • Indian: 0.6% (London average: 7%)
  • Other Asian: 0% (London average: 5%)
  • Black African: 3% (London average: 8%)
  • Black Caribbean: 0% (London average: 4%)

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