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  Census figures for Llanfilo parish  
 

 
  The actual recorded figures for the population of the parish were:-  
  In the year 1841 - 335 people
In the year 1851 - 345
In the year 1861 - 301
In the year 1871 - 306
In the year 1881 - 254
In the year 1891 - 241
In the year 1901 - 225
 
 

The above figures for Llanfilo also include Llandefaelog Tre'r Graig. In Victorian times the vast majority of people in this rural area earned their living on the land in some way. As well as farmers and farm workers, there were farm servants, shepherds, blacksmiths, millers, carters and cart makers who all depended on farming for their living.

Compare this graph with those of other parishes in the area.
Is the overall trend the same?
If the trend differs, in what way does it differ?

 
 

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