Newark and Sherwood Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Newark and Sherwood was 114,817 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Newark and Sherwood is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
92.3% of people living in Newark and Sherwood were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Hong Kong .
97.5% of people living in Newark and Sherwood speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Polish, 0.4% Lithuanian, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% French, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% All other Chinese.
The religious make up of Newark and Sherwood is 66.1% Christian, 25.3% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Jewish.
8,083 people did not state a religion. 284 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 8 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.5% of people are married, 12.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.6% are separated or divorced. There are 6,104 widowed people living in Newark and Sherwood.
The top occupations listed by people in Newark and Sherwood are Professional 14.6%, Skilled trades 13.0%, Elementary 12.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.9%, Associate professional and technical 11.1%, Elementary administration and service 10.4%, Administrative and secretarial 10.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.0%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.0%, Sales and customer service 7.8%.
Browse for Newark and Sherwood Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- East Midlands LocalStats
- Newark and Sherwood Areas
- Balderton North, Balderton West, Beacon, Blidworth, Boughton, Bridge, Castle, Caunton, Clipstone, Collingham and Meering, Devon, Edwinstowe, Farndon, Farnsfield and Bilsthorpe, Lowdham, Magnus, Muskham, Ollerton, Rainworth, Southwell East, Southwell North, Southwell West, Sutton-on-Trent, Trent, Winthorpe
- 2011 Census United Kingdom