Fenland Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Fenland was 95,262 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Fenland is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
89.4% of people living in Fenland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.1% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% United States, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Australia.
94.1% of people living in Fenland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.8% Polish, 1.7% Lithuanian, 0.5% Latvian, 0.4% Russian, 0.4% Portuguese, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% German.
The religious make up of Fenland is 66.4% Christian, 24.6% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Jewish.
6,838 people did not state a religion. 291 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 11 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
49.3% of people are married, 13.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.6% are separated or divorced. There are 5,036 widowed people living in Fenland.
The top occupations listed by people in Fenland are Elementary 14.6%, Process, plant and machine operatives 14.4%, Skilled trades 14.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.6%, Administrative and secretarial 10.1%, Associate professional and technical 9.8%, Professional 9.4%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.2%, Elementary administration and service 8.7%, Caring personal service 8.6%.
Browse for Fenland Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- East of England LocalStats
- Fenland Areas
- Bassenhally, Benwick, Coates and Eastrea, Birch, Clarkson, Delph, Doddington, Elm and Christchurch, Hill, Kingsmoor, Kirkgate, Lattersey, Manea, March East, March North, March West, Medworth, Parson Drove and Wisbech St Mary, Peckover, Roman Bank, Slade Lode, St Andrews, St Marys, Staithe, The Mills, Waterlees, Wenneye, Wimblington
- 2011 Census United Kingdom