South Tyneside Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of South Tyneside was 148,127 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.
The average age of people in South Tyneside is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
95.1% of people living in South Tyneside were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.5% Bangladesh, 0.3% India, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Pakistan, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Iran, 0.1% South Africa.
98.1% of people living in South Tyneside speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.5% Bengali, 0.2% Arabic, 0.1% Urdu, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Persian/Farsi.
The religious make up of South Tyneside is 70.3% Christian, 20.7% No religion, 1.9% Muslim, 0.3% Sikh, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist.
8,616 people did not state a religion. 379 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 5 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
42.9% of people are married, 10.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.5% are separated or divorced. There are 9,741 widowed people living in South Tyneside.
The top occupations listed by people in South Tyneside are Professional 13.2%, Administrative and secretarial 13.1%, Skilled trades 12.6%, Elementary 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 11.0%, Sales and customer service 10.6%, Administrative 10.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.4%, Elementary administration and service 9.8%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.5%.
Browse for South Tyneside Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
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- South Tyneside Areas
- Beacon and Bents, Bede, Biddick and All Saints, Boldon Colliery, Cleadon and East Boldon, Cleadon Park, Fellgate and Hedworth, Harton, Hebburn North, Hebburn South, Horsley Hill, Monkton, Primrose, Simonside and Rekendyke, West Park, Westoe, Whitburn and Marsden, Whiteleas
- 2011 Census United Kingdom