Oxford Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Oxford was 151,906 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Oxford is 34, while the median age is lower at 29.
68.1% of people living in Oxford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% United States, 1.6% India, 1.6% Scotland, 1.4% Pakistan, 1.3% Wales, 1.1% China, 1.1% Ireland, 0.9% South America, 0.7% Australia.
83.8% of people living in Oxford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.7% Polish, 1.0% German, 1.0% All other Chinese, 0.8% French, 0.8% Portuguese, 0.8% Spanish, 0.7% Arabic, 0.6% Urdu, 0.6% Bengali.
The religious make up of Oxford is 48.0% Christian, 32.2% No religion, 6.8% Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 0.9% Buddhist, 0.7% Jewish, 0.3% Sikh, 0.2% Agnostic.
12,611 people did not state a religion. 709 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 37 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
35.2% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.1% live with a partner of the same sex, 38.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.7% are separated or divorced. There are 6,373 widowed people living in Oxford.
The top occupations listed by people in Oxford are Professional 33.6%, Elementary 11.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.6%, Elementary administration and service 10.7%, Teaching and educational professionals 10.0%, Teaching and Educational Professionals 10.0%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 9.0%, Administrative and secretarial 8.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.2%.
Browse for Oxford Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Oxford Areas
- Barton and Sandhills, Blackbird Leys, Carfax, Churchill, Cowley, Cowley Marsh, Headington, Headington Hill and Northway, Hinksey Park, Holywell, Iffley Fields, Jericho and Osney, Littlemore, Lye Valley, Marston, North, Northfield Brook, Quarry and Risinghurst, Rose Hill and Iffley, St Clement's, St Margaret's, St Mary's, Summertown, Wolvercote
- 2011 Census United Kingdom