South Lakeland Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of South Lakeland was 103,658 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in South Lakeland is 45, while the median age is higher at 48.
91.7% of people living in South Lakeland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.2% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% United States, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% India, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Hong Kong .
97.8% of people living in South Lakeland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Romanian, 0.1% French.
The religious make up of South Lakeland is 68.1% Christian, 22.7% No religion, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.2% Muslim, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Hindu.
8,011 people did not state a religion. 258 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
53.5% of people are married, 10.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 5,453 widowed people living in South Lakeland.
The top occupations listed by people in South Lakeland are Skilled trades 16.5%, Professional 16.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 13.4%, Elementary 11.8%, Elementary administration and service 10.0%, Associate professional and technical 9.8%, Administrative and secretarial 9.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.1%, Sales and customer service 8.1%, Sales 7.4%.
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- Ambleside and Grasmere, Arnside and Beetham, Broughton, Burneside, Burton and Holme, Cartmel and Grange West, Coniston and Crake Valley, Crooklands, Grange North, Grange South, Hawkshead, Holker, Kendal Castle, Kendal Far Cross, Kendal Fell, Kendal Heron Hill, Kendal Highgate, Kendal Kirkland, Kendal Mintsfeet, Kendal Nether, Kendal Oxenholme and Natland, Kendal Parks, Kendal Romney, Kendal Stonecross, Kendal Strickland, Kendal Underley, Levens, Low Furness, Lyth Valley, Mid Furness, Milnthorpe, Sedbergh and Kirkby Lonsdale, Staveley-in-Cartmel, Staveley-in-Westmorland, Ulverston Central, Ulverston East, Ulverston North, Ulverston South, Ulverston Town, Ulverston West, Whinfell, Windermere Applethwaite and Troutbeck, Windermere Bowness North, Windermere Bowness South, Windermere Town
- 2011 Census United Kingdom