Kettering Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Kettering was 93,475 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Kettering is 39, while the median age is higher at 40.

88.2% of people living in Kettering were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.1% Scotland, 1.0% India, 0.8% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Philippines.

95.5% of people living in Kettering speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.3% Polish, 0.4% Panjabi, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Lithuanian, 0.1% Gujarati, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Hungarian.

The religious make up of Kettering is 59.0% Christian, 30.3% No religion, 1.0% Sikh, 0.8% Hindu, 0.8% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic. 6,306 people did not state a religion. 308 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 10 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

49.4% of people are married, 13.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.1% are separated or divorced. There are 4,919 widowed people living in Kettering.

The top occupations listed by people in Kettering are Professional 15.1%, Skilled trades 12.8%, Elementary 12.0%, Associate professional and technical 11.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.2%, Administrative and secretarial 10.7%, Elementary administration and service 10.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.8%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.3%, Corporate managers and directors 8.1%.