Central Bedfordshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Central Bedfordshire was 254,381 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Central Bedfordshire is 40, while the median age is also 40.
89.0% of people living in Central Bedfordshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 1.0% Wales, 1.0% Ireland, 0.5% India, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Zimbabwe, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Nigeria.
97.0% of people living in Central Bedfordshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.2% French, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Gujarati, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Tamil.
The religious make up of Central Bedfordshire is 62.2% Christian, 28.0% No religion, 0.8% Muslim, 0.7% Hindu, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish.
17,285 people did not state a religion. 932 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 41 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.8% of people are married, 12.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.1% are separated or divorced. There are 12,173 widowed people living in Central Bedfordshire.
The top occupations listed by people in Central Bedfordshire are Professional 16.8%, Associate professional and technical 14.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.6%, Skilled trades 12.6%, Administrative and secretarial 12.3%, Administrative 9.1%, Elementary 9.0%, Corporate managers and directors 8.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.7%, Elementary administration and service 7.8%.
Browse for Central Bedfordshire Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- East of England LocalStats
- Central Bedfordshire Areas
- Ampthill, Arlesey, Aspley and Woburn, Barton-le-Clay, Biggleswade North, Biggleswade South, Caddington, Cranfield and Marston Moretaine, Dunstable-Central, Dunstable-Icknield, Dunstable-Manshead, Dunstable-Northfields, Dunstable-Watling, Eaton Bray, Flitwick, Heath and Reach, Houghton Conquest and Haynes, Houghton Hall, Leighton Buzzard North, Leighton Buzzard South, Linslade, Northill, Parkside, Potton, Sandy, Shefford, Silsoe and Shillington, Stotfold and Langford, Tithe Farm, Toddington, Westoning, Flitton and Greenfield
- 2011 Census United Kingdom