South Kesteven Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of South Kesteven was 133,788 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in South Kesteven is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

89.9% of people living in South Kesteven were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.8% Scotland, 1.0% Wales, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.1% Philippines.

96.8% of people living in South Kesteven speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Polish, 0.3% Lithuanian, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.2% Hungarian, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak.

The religious make up of South Kesteven is 69.7% Christian, 21.8% No religion, 0.3% Hindu, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh. 9,293 people did not state a religion. 372 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 8 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

52.9% of people are married, 12.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.5% are separated or divorced. There are 6,929 widowed people living in South Kesteven.

The top occupations listed by people in South Kesteven are Professional 15.2%, Skilled trades 12.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.3%, Associate professional and technical 12.1%, Elementary 10.9%, Administrative and secretarial 10.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.5%, Elementary administration and service 8.8%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.4%, Corporate managers and directors 8.4%.