Guildford Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Guildford was 137,183 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Guildford is 39, while the median age is lower at 38.
81.0% of people living in Guildford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.8% Scotland, 1.3% Wales, 1.0% South Africa, 0.8% India, 0.7% China, 0.7% Ireland, 0.5% United States, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.5% South America.
92.6% of people living in Guildford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.7% All other Chinese, 0.5% Greek, 0.5% Arabic, 0.4% Spanish, 0.3% French, 0.2% German, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Persian/Farsi.
The religious make up of Guildford is 60.2% Christian, 27.1% No religion, 2.0% Muslim, 0.9% Hindu, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
10,601 people did not state a religion. 594 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 23 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
50.6% of people are married, 10.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.0% are separated or divorced. There are 5,701 widowed people living in Guildford.
The top occupations listed by people in Guildford are Professional 24.5%, Associate professional and technical 16.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 13.6%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Corporate managers and directors 9.5%, Skilled trades 9.5%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.8%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 7.8%, Elementary 7.8%.
Browse for Guildford Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Guildford Areas
- Ash South and Tongham, Ash Vale, Ash Wharf, Burpham, Christchurch, Clandon and Horsley, Effingham, Friary and St Nicolas, Holy Trinity, Lovelace, Merrow, Normandy, Onslow, Pilgrims, Pirbright, Send, Shalford, Stoke, Stoughton, Tillingbourne, Westborough, Worplesdon
- 2011 Census United Kingdom