Redcar and Cleveland Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Redcar and Cleveland was 135,177 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Redcar and Cleveland is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

95.5% of people living in Redcar and Cleveland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.3% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Pakistan, 0.1% India, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% United States.

99.3% of people living in Redcar and Cleveland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.1% Polish.

The religious make up of Redcar and Cleveland is 70.4% Christian, 21.9% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.1% Buddhist. 8,725 people did not state a religion. 320 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 3 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

46.9% of people are married, 11.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.1% are separated or divorced. There are 7,901 widowed people living in Redcar and Cleveland.

The top occupations listed by people in Redcar and Cleveland are Skilled trades 13.7%, Professional 13.2%, Elementary 12.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.1%, Administrative and secretarial 10.8%, Associate professional and technical 10.8%, Elementary administration and service 10.3%, Caring personal service 9.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.5%, Sales and customer service 9.4%.