North West Leicestershire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of North West Leicestershire was 93,468 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in North West Leicestershire is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
93.5% of people living in North West Leicestershire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Hong Kong .
98.2% of people living in North West Leicestershire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Gujarati.
The religious make up of North West Leicestershire is 64.9% Christian, 27.1% No religion, 0.4% Hindu, 0.2% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh.
5,841 people did not state a religion. 269 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 30 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.7% of people are married, 12.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.9% are separated or divorced. There are 4,545 widowed people living in North West Leicestershire.
The top occupations listed by people in North West Leicestershire are Professional 14.9%, Skilled trades 12.7%, Elementary 11.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.0%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.2%, Elementary administration and service 9.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.2%, Administrative 8.4%.
Browse for North West Leicestershire Demographics by ward/suburb
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- North West Leicestershire Areas
- Appleby, Ashby Castle, Ashby Holywell, Ashby Ivanhoe, Bardon, Breedon, Castle Donington, Coalville, Greenhill, Hugglescote, Ibstock and Heather, Kegworth and Whatton, Measham, Moira, Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe, Ravenstone and Packington, Snibston, Thringstone, Valley, Whitwick
- 2011 Census United Kingdom