Cheshire West and Chester Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Cheshire West and Chester was 329,608 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Cheshire West and Chester is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
89.3% of people living in Cheshire West and Chester were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.8% Wales, 1.5% Scotland, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Philippines.
97.9% of people living in Cheshire West and Chester speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.1% Welsh/Cymraeg, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% German, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino.
The religious make up of Cheshire West and Chester is 70.1% Christian, 21.6% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
21,419 people did not state a religion. 949 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 47 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
49.3% of people are married, 10.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 17,952 widowed people living in Cheshire West and Chester.
The top occupations listed by people in Cheshire West and Chester are Professional 18.1%, Associate professional and technical 12.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.7%, Elementary 11.1%, Skilled trades 10.6%, Administrative and secretarial 10.5%, Elementary administration and service 9.5%, Sales and customer service 9.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.9%, Administrative 7.8%.
Browse for Cheshire West and Chester Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Cheshire West and Chester Areas
- Blacon, Boughton, Chester City, Chester Villages, Davenham and Moulton, Dodleston and Huntington, Ellesmere Port Town, Elton, Farndon, Frodsham, Garden Quarter, Gowy, Grange, Great Boughton, Handbridge Park, Hartford and Greenbank, Helsby, Hoole, Kingsley, Lache, Ledsham and Manor, Little Neston and Burton, Malpas, Marbury, Neston, Netherpool, Newton, Parkgate, Rossmore, Saughall and Mollington, Shakerley, St Paul's, Strawberry, Sutton, Tarporley, Tarvin and Kelsall, Tattenhall, Upton, Weaver and Cuddington, Whitby, Willaston and Thornton, Winnington and Castle, Winsford Over and Verdin, Winsford Swanlow and Dene, Winsford Wharton, Witton and Rudheath
- 2011 Census United Kingdom