Great Yarmouth Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Great Yarmouth was 97,277 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Great Yarmouth is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
91.3% of people living in Great Yarmouth were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.5% Wales, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Zimbabwe.
96.0% of people living in Great Yarmouth speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.2% Portuguese, 0.7% Lithuanian, 0.5% Polish, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Arabic.
The religious make up of Great Yarmouth is 61.0% Christian, 29.8% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish.
7,012 people did not state a religion. 299 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 8 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
45.8% of people are married, 13.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.6% are separated or divorced. There are 6,109 widowed people living in Great Yarmouth.
The top occupations listed by people in Great Yarmouth are Elementary 14.8%, Skilled trades 14.0%, Elementary administration and service 12.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.0%, Administrative and secretarial 10.5%, Sales and customer service 10.2%, Professional 10.1%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.5%, Sales 9.2%.
Browse for Great Yarmouth Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Great Yarmouth Areas
- Bradwell North, Bradwell South and Hopton, Caister North, Caister South, Central and Northgate, Claydon, East Flegg, Fleggburgh, Gorleston, Lothingland, Magdalen, Nelson, Ormesby, Southtown and Cobholm, St Andrews, West Flegg, Yarmouth North
- 2011 Census United Kingdom