Shepway Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Shepway was 107,969 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Shepway is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
87.9% of people living in Shepway were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Hong Kong , 0.2% Zimbabwe, 0.2% Philippines.
95.1% of people living in Shepway speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.0% Nepalese, 0.3% Polish, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% French, 0.2% Czech, 0.1% German, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Spanish.
The religious make up of Shepway is 62.3% Christian, 25.9% No religion, 1.4% Hindu, 0.9% Buddhist, 0.7% Muslim, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic.
8,171 people did not state a religion. 471 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 9 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
46.1% of people are married, 12.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 6,682 widowed people living in Shepway.
The top occupations listed by people in Shepway are Professional 13.3%, Associate professional and technical 12.8%, Skilled trades 12.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.8%, Elementary 11.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.0%, Administrative and secretarial 10.6%, Sales and customer service 9.7%, Caring personal service 9.3%, Elementary administration and service 9.0%.
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- Shepway Areas
- Dymchurch and St Mary's Bay, Elham and Stelling Minnis, Folkestone Cheriton, Folkestone East, Folkestone Foord, Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone Harvey Central, Folkestone Harvey West, Folkestone Morehall, Folkestone Park, Folkestone Sandgate, Hythe Central, Hythe East, Hythe West, Lydd, Lympne and Stanford, New Romney Coast, New Romney Town, North Downs East, North Downs West, Romney Marsh, Tolsford
- 2011 Census United Kingdom