Hertsmere Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Hertsmere was 100,031 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Hertsmere is 39, while the median age is also 39.

80.8% of people living in Hertsmere were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Ireland, 1.1% Scotland, 1.1% India, 0.9% Kenya, 0.9% South Africa, 0.7% Nigeria, 0.7% Wales, 0.5% Sri Lanka, 0.4% Ghana.

92.5% of people living in Hertsmere speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Polish, 0.7% Gujarati, 0.6% Romanian, 0.3% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.2% Turkish, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Tamil.

The religious make up of Hertsmere is 51.7% Christian, 18.8% No religion, 14.3% Jewish, 3.2% Hindu, 2.4% Muslim, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh.

7,817 people did not state a religion. 273 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 7 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

49.3% of people are married, 9.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 25.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.3% are separated or divorced. There are 4,958 widowed people living in Hertsmere.

The top occupations listed by people in Hertsmere are Professional 19.4%, Associate professional and technical 14.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 13.7%, Administrative and secretarial 13.5%, Skilled trades 9.6%, Corporate managers and directors 9.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.0%, Administrative 9.0%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.3%, Elementary 7.6%.