Copeland Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Copeland was 70,603 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Copeland is 42, while the median age is higher at 44.

94.1% of people living in Copeland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.2% Scotland, 0.5% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% United States, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Philippines, 0.1% China.

98.9% of people living in Copeland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.1% Polish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% French.

The religious make up of Copeland is 78.9% Christian, 14.1% No religion, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu. 4,142 people did not state a religion. 162 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 20 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

50.3% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.1% are separated or divorced. There are 3,771 widowed people living in Copeland.

The top occupations listed by people in Copeland are Skilled trades 15.7%, Professional 14.6%, Elementary 12.3%, Associate professional and technical 11.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 11.2%, Elementary administration and service 9.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.5%, Administrative and secretarial 9.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 7.9%.