West Oxfordshire Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of West Oxfordshire was 104,779 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in West Oxfordshire is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.

87.5% of people living in West Oxfordshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.1% Scotland, 1.9% Wales, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% United States, 0.5% South Africa, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.3% Australia, 0.3% Zimbabwe.

97.3% of people living in West Oxfordshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.2% Portuguese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% German, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Slovak.

The religious make up of West Oxfordshire is 65.4% Christian, 25.4% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist.

7,515 people did not state a religion. 337 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 10 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

54.0% of people are married, 11.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 5,144 widowed people living in West Oxfordshire.

The top occupations listed by people in West Oxfordshire are Professional 18.4%, Associate professional and technical 14.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 13.1%, Skilled trades 12.9%, Administrative and secretarial 10.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.8%, Elementary 8.8%, Corporate managers and directors 8.5%, Administrative 7.8%, Elementary administration and service 7.1%.