Brentwood Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Brentwood was 73,601 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.
The average age of people in Brentwood is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
89.6% of people living in Brentwood were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Ireland, 0.7% Wales, 0.7% India, 0.6% South Africa, 0.4% United States, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% Sri Lanka.
97.2% of people living in Brentwood speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.2% French, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% German, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Italian, 0.1% All other Chinese.
The religious make up of Brentwood is 68.6% Christian, 20.7% No religion, 1.1% Hindu, 0.9% Muslim, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.4% Jewish, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
5,216 people did not state a religion. 234 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.3% of people are married, 10.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.6% are separated or divorced. There are 3,495 widowed people living in Brentwood.
The top occupations listed by people in Brentwood are Professional 20.5%, Associate professional and technical 16.4%, Administrative and secretarial 14.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 10.2%, Corporate managers and directors 10.1%, Skilled trades 10.0%, Administrative 9.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.0%, Elementary 6.9%.
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- Brentwood Areas
- Brentwood North, Brentwood South, Brentwood West, Brizes and Doddinghurst, Herongate, Ingrave and West Horndon, Hutton Central, Hutton East, Hutton North, Hutton South, Ingatestone, Fryerning and Mountnessing, Pilgrims Hatch, Shenfield, South Weald, Tipps Cross, Warley
- 2011 Census United Kingdom