New Forest Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of New Forest was 176,462 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.
The average age of people in New Forest is 45, while the median age is higher at 47.
90.6% of people living in New Forest were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 1.4% Wales, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% Zimbabwe, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Philippines.
98.3% of people living in New Forest speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% French, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% German, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% All other Chinese.
The religious make up of New Forest is 65.2% Christian, 25.1% No religion, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Agnostic.
13,726 people did not state a religion. 737 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 16 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
54.0% of people are married, 9.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 9,650 widowed people living in New Forest.
The top occupations listed by people in New Forest are Professional 16.0%, Skilled trades 13.8%, Associate professional and technical 12.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.5%, Elementary 9.9%, Elementary administration and service 8.5%, Administrative 8.3%, Caring personal service 7.9%.
Browse for New Forest Demographics by ward/suburb
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- New Forest Areas
- Ashurst, Copythorne South and Netley Marsh, Barton, Bashley, Becton, Boldre and Sway, Bramshaw, Copythorne North and Minstead, Bransgore and Burley, Brockenhurst and Forest South East, Buckland, Butts Ash and Dibden Purlieu, Dibden and Hythe East, Downlands and Forest, Fawley, Blackfield and Langley, Fernhill, Fordingbridge, Forest North West, Furzedown and Hardley, Holbury and North Blackfield, Hordle, Hythe West and Langdown, Lymington Town, Lyndhurst, Marchwood, Milford, Milton, Pennington, Ringwood East and Sopley, Ringwood North, Ringwood South, Totton Central, Totton East, Totton North, Totton South, Totton West
- 2011 Census United Kingdom