Tunbridge Wells Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Tunbridge Wells was 115,049 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Tunbridge Wells is 40, while the median age is also 40.

87.5% of people living in Tunbridge Wells were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.7% South Africa, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% India, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% United States, 0.3% Philippines, 0.3% Australia.

95.7% of people living in Tunbridge Wells speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Polish, 0.3% Bengali, 0.3% French, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Slovak.

The religious make up of Tunbridge Wells is 62.9% Christian, 26.0% No religion, 1.1% Muslim, 0.4% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist. 9,152 people did not state a religion. 455 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

49.7% of people are married, 12.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 5,756 widowed people living in Tunbridge Wells.

The top occupations listed by people in Tunbridge Wells are Professional 20.6%, Associate professional and technical 14.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.0%, Skilled trades 10.8%, Corporate managers and directors 9.4%, Elementary 8.7%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.3%, Administrative 7.6%.