Winchester Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Winchester was 116,595 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Winchester is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
87.3% of people living in Winchester were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% Scotland, 1.5% Wales, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.5% United States, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.4% Hong Kong , 0.3% Australia.
97.2% of people living in Winchester speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.3% Nepalese, 0.2% French, 0.2% German, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese.
The religious make up of Winchester is 63.2% Christian, 26.6% No religion, 0.5% Buddhist, 0.5% Muslim, 0.4% Hindu, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
8,688 people did not state a religion. 539 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 15 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
53.6% of people are married, 10.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.2% are separated or divorced. There are 5,170 widowed people living in Winchester.
The top occupations listed by people in Winchester are Professional 25.4%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.4%, Associate professional and technical 14.3%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Corporate managers and directors 9.7%, Skilled trades 9.6%, Elementary 8.5%, Business and public service associate professionals 7.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.7%, Administrative 7.4%.
Browse for Winchester Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Winchester Areas
- Bishops Waltham, Boarhunt and Southwick, Cheriton and Bishops Sutton, Colden Common and Twyford, Compton and Otterbourne, Denmead, Droxford, Soberton and Hambledon, Itchen Valley, Kings Worthy, Littleton and Harestock, Olivers Battery and Badger Farm, Owslebury and Curdridge, Shedfield, Sparsholt, St Barnabas, St Bartholomew, St John and All Saints, St Luke, St Michael, St Paul, Swanmore and Newtown, The Alresfords, Upper Meon Valley, Whiteley, Wickham, Wonston and Micheldever
- 2011 Census United Kingdom