East Hertfordshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of East Hertfordshire was 137,687 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in East Hertfordshire is 40, while the median age is also 40.
89.3% of people living in East Hertfordshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.8% Ireland, 0.5% South Africa, 0.4% India, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% United States, 0.2% Australia, 0.2% South America.
96.7% of people living in East Hertfordshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% French, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% German, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Russian.
The religious make up of East Hertfordshire is 62.7% Christian, 27.3% No religion, 0.7% Muslim, 0.4% Hindu, 0.3% Jewish, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
9,994 people did not state a religion. 418 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 22 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.8% of people are married, 11.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.5% are separated or divorced. There are 6,200 widowed people living in East Hertfordshire.
The top occupations listed by people in East Hertfordshire are Professional 20.3%, Associate professional and technical 15.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.7%, Administrative and secretarial 12.4%, Skilled trades 10.5%, Corporate managers and directors 10.4%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.8%, Administrative 8.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.9%, Elementary 7.7%.
Browse for East Hertfordshire Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- East of England LocalStats
- East Hertfordshire Areas
- Bishop's Stortford All Saints, Bishop's Stortford Central, Bishop's Stortford Meads, Bishop's Stortford Silverleys, Bishop's Stortford South, Braughing, Buntingford, Datchworth & Aston, Great Amwell, Hertford Bengeo, Hertford Castle, Hertford Heath, Hertford Kingsmead, Hertford Rural North, Hertford Rural South, Hertford Sele, Hunsdon, Little Hadham, Much Hadham, Mundens and Cottered, Puckeridge, Sawbridgeworth, Stanstead Abbots, Thundridge & Standon, Walkern, Ware Chadwell, Ware Christchurch, Ware St Mary's, Ware Trinity, Watton-at-Stone
- 2011 Census United Kingdom