Wokingham Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Wokingham was 154,380 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Wokingham is 39, while the median age is higher at 40.
83.6% of people living in Wokingham were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% Scotland, 1.8% India, 1.6% Wales, 0.7% South Africa, 0.7% Pakistan, 0.7% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Kenya, 0.4% United States.
95.1% of people living in Wokingham speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.5% Panjabi, 0.4% Urdu, 0.4% Polish, 0.2% Arabic, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.2% French, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Hindi, 0.1% German.
The religious make up of Wokingham is 59.5% Christian, 25.4% No religion, 2.8% Muslim, 2.1% Hindu, 1.3% Sikh, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.3% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist.
11,220 people did not state a religion. 609 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 12 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
57.2% of people are married, 9.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 6.5% are separated or divorced. There are 6,167 widowed people living in Wokingham.
The top occupations listed by people in Wokingham are Professional 25.7%, Associate professional and technical 16.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.2%, Administrative and secretarial 11.7%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 10.8%, Corporate managers and directors 10.4%, Business and public service associate professionals 9.7%, Skilled trades 8.3%, Administrative 8.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.5%.
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- Arborfield, Barkham, Bulmershe and Whitegates, Charvil, Coronation, Emmbrook, Evendons, Finchampstead North, Finchampstead South, Hawkedon, Hillside, Hurst, Loddon, Maiden Erlegh, Norreys, Remenham, Wargrave and Ruscombe, Shinfield North, Shinfield South, Sonning, South Lake, Swallowfield, Twyford, Wescott, Winnersh, Wokingham Without
- 2011 Census United Kingdom