Wycombe Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Wycombe was 171,644 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Wycombe is 39, while the median age is also 39.
81.6% of people living in Wycombe were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.1% Pakistan, 1.6% Scotland, 1.2% Wales, 0.9% India, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% South Africa, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% Sri Lanka.
92.3% of people living in Wycombe speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Panjabi, 1.3% Urdu, 1.2% Polish, 0.3% Tamil, 0.2% French, 0.2% Bengali, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Portuguese, 0.1% German.
The religious make up of Wycombe is 57.2% Christian, 23.7% No religion, 8.8% Muslim, 1.2% Hindu, 0.5% Buddhist, 0.4% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic.
12,137 people did not state a religion. 637 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 21 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.2% of people are married, 10.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.4% are separated or divorced. There are 7,530 widowed people living in Wycombe.
The top occupations listed by people in Wycombe are Professional 19.4%, Associate professional and technical 15.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.1%, Skilled trades 10.7%, Corporate managers and directors 10.3%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.2%, Administrative 8.1%, Elementary 7.9%.
Browse for Wycombe Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Wycombe Areas
- Abbey, Bledlow and Bradenham, Booker and Cressex, Bourne End-cum-Hedsor, Bowerdean, Chiltern Rise, Disraeli, Downley and Plomer Hill, Flackwell Heath and Little Marlow, Greater Hughenden, Greater Marlow, Hambleden Valley, Hazlemere North, Hazlemere South, Icknield, Lacey Green, Speen and the Hampdens, Marlow North and West, Marlow South East, Micklefield, Oakridge and Castlefield, Ryemead, Sands, Stokenchurch and Radnage, Terriers and Amersham Hill, The Risboroughs, The Wooburns, Totteridge, Tylers Green and Loudwater
- 2011 Census United Kingdom