Westminster Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Westminster was 219,396 and is made up of approximately 49% females and 51% males.
The average age of people in Westminster is 37, while the median age is lower at 34.
43.9% of people living in Westminster were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.6% United States, 2.6% North Africa, 1.9% Australia, 1.9% South America, 1.8% India, 1.7% Ireland, 1.5% Scotland, 1.3% Iran, 1.3% Bangladesh.
69.2% of people living in Westminster speak English. The other top languages spoken are 5.7% Arabic, 3.0% French, 2.2% Spanish, 1.8% Italian, 1.7% Portuguese, 1.4% Bengali, 1.1% Greek, 1.1% German, 1.0% Russian.
The religious make up of Westminster is 44.6% Christian, 19.8% No religion, 18.3% Muslim, 3.3% Jewish, 1.9% Hindu, 1.5% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
20,519 people did not state a religion. 530 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 21 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
29.4% of people are married, 9.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 2.3% live with a partner of the same sex, 41.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.8% are separated or divorced. There are 12,430 widowed people living in Westminster.
The top occupations listed by people in Westminster are Professional 26.6%, Associate professional and technical 22.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 19.9%, Business, media and public service professionals 14.8%, Business and public service associate professionals 14.4%, Corporate managers and directors 14.2%, Administrative and secretarial 8.7%, Business, Finance and Related Associate Professionals 8.0%, Business, Research and Administrative Professionals 6.6%, Elementary 6.2%.
Browse for Westminster Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- London LocalStats
- Westminster Areas
- Abbey Road, Bayswater, Bryanston and Dorset Square, Church Street, Churchill, Harrow Road, Hyde Park, Knightsbridge and Belgravia, Lancaster Gate, Little Venice, Maida Vale, Marylebone High Street, Queen's Park, Regent's Park, St James's, Tachbrook, Vincent Square, Warwick, West End, Westbourne
- 2011 Census United Kingdom