South Derbyshire Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of South Derbyshire was 94,611 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in South Derbyshire is 40, while the median age is also 40.

93.6% of people living in South Derbyshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.7% India, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Australia.

98.3% of people living in South Derbyshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Panjabi, 0.3% Polish, 0.1% German, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French.

The religious make up of South Derbyshire is 64.0% Christian, 26.4% No religion, 1.5% Sikh, 0.3% Muslim, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist. 6,221 people did not state a religion. 268 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 10 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

52.3% of people are married, 13.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 4,399 widowed people living in South Derbyshire.

The top occupations listed by people in South Derbyshire are Professional 16.1%, Skilled trades 12.4%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.1%, Associate professional and technical 11.8%, Administrative and secretarial 10.9%, Elementary 10.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.8%, Elementary administration and service 9.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.8%, Corporate managers and directors 8.3%.