Erewash Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Erewash was 112,081 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Erewash is 41, while the median age is also 41.

94.2% of people living in Erewash were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Australia, 0.1% United States.

98.6% of people living in Erewash speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% All other Chinese.

The religious make up of Erewash is 57.8% Christian, 33.5% No religion, 0.4% Hindu, 0.3% Sikh, 0.2% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist.

7,681 people did not state a religion. 372 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 14 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

47.9% of people are married, 13.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.8% are separated or divorced. There are 6,135 widowed people living in Erewash.

The top occupations listed by people in Erewash are Skilled trades 13.7%, Professional 13.6%, Elementary 12.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.5%, Associate professional and technical 11.3%, Elementary administration and service 10.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.0%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.8%, Sales and customer service 9.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.9%.