Greenwich Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Greenwich was 254,557 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Greenwich is 35, while the median age is lower at 33.
66.9% of people living in Greenwich were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 5.1% Nigeria, 1.7% India, 1.3% Ireland, 1.1% Scotland, 0.9% Ghana, 0.8% Jamaica, 0.8% China, 0.7% Somalia, 0.6% South America.
83.1% of people living in Greenwich speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.1% Nepalese, 0.9% Polish, 0.9% French, 0.8% Lithuanian, 0.7% All other Chinese, 0.7% Panjabi, 0.6% Somali, 0.6% Turkish, 0.6% Yoruba.
The religious make up of Greenwich is 52.9% Christian, 25.1% No religion, 6.8% Muslim, 3.6% Hindu, 1.7% Buddhist, 1.4% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist.
19,237 people did not state a religion. 698 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 34 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
36.1% of people are married, 11.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.3% live with a partner of the same sex, 33.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.8% are separated or divorced. There are 13,125 widowed people living in Greenwich.
The top occupations listed by people in Greenwich are Professional 20.4%, Associate professional and technical 14.2%, Elementary 12.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.7%, Elementary administration and service 10.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.6%, Skilled trades 9.0%, Administrative 8.6%, Sales and customer service 7.9%.
Browse for Greenwich Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Greenwich Areas
- Abbey Wood, Blackheath Westcombe, Charlton, Coldharbour and New Eltham, Eltham North, Eltham South, Eltham West, Glyndon, Greenwich West, Kidbrooke with Hornfair, Middle Park and Sutcliffe, Peninsula, Plumstead, Shooters Hill, Thamesmead Moorings, Woolwich Common, Woolwich Riverside
- 2011 Census United Kingdom