Tameside Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Tameside was 219,324 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Tameside is 39, while the median age is also 39.
91.4% of people living in Tameside were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.9% Pakistan, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% Bangladesh, 0.7% India, 0.6% Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Kenya, 0.2% China.
95.3% of people living in Tameside speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Bengali, 0.8% Polish, 0.6% Urdu, 0.5% Gujarati, 0.3% Panjabi, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Italian, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% French.
The religious make up of Tameside is 64.0% Christian, 23.2% No religion, 4.4% Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist.
13,047 people did not state a religion. 615 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 90 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
42.5% of people are married, 13.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 25.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.0% are separated or divorced. There are 13,326 widowed people living in Tameside.
The top occupations listed by people in Tameside are Administrative and secretarial 13.3%, Skilled trades 13.1%, Professional 11.9%, Elementary 11.2%, Associate professional and technical 11.1%, Sales and customer service 10.3%, Administrative 10.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.0%, Elementary administration and service 9.4%.
Browse for Tameside Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Tameside Areas
- Ashton Hurst, Ashton St Michael's, Ashton Waterloo, Audenshaw, Denton North East, Denton South, Denton West, Droylsden East, Droylsden West, Dukinfield, Dukinfield Stalybridge, Hyde Godley, Hyde Newton, Hyde Werneth, Longdendale, Mossley, St Peter's, Stalybridge North, Stalybridge South
- 2011 Census United Kingdom