Bournemouth Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Bournemouth was 183,491 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Bournemouth is 40, while the median age is lower at 38.
81.6% of people living in Bournemouth were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Scotland, 1.5% Wales, 0.8% South America, 0.8% India, 0.6% Ireland, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% China, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Zimbabwe.
90.8% of people living in Bournemouth speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.3% Polish, 0.9% Portuguese, 0.6% Spanish, 0.5% All other Chinese, 0.3% Arabic, 0.3% Turkish, 0.3% French, 0.3% Russian, 0.2% German.
The religious make up of Bournemouth is 57.1% Christian, 29.7% No religion, 1.8% Muslim, 0.7% Jewish, 0.7% Hindu, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
14,266 people did not state a religion. 1,067 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 24 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
37.8% of people are married, 12.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.3% live with a partner of the same sex, 30.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 12,088 widowed people living in Bournemouth.
The top occupations listed by people in Bournemouth are Professional 16.4%, Associate professional and technical 12.7%, Skilled trades 11.4%, Elementary 11.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.1%, Administrative and secretarial 10.7%, Sales and customer service 10.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.3%, Elementary administration and service 10.2%, Sales 8.7%.
Browse for Bournemouth Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
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- Bournemouth Areas
- Boscombe East, Boscombe West, Central, East Cliff and Springbourne, East Southbourne and Tuckton, Kinson North, Kinson South, Littledown and Iford, Moordown, Queen's Park, Redhill and Northbourne, Strouden Park, Talbot and Branksome Woods, Throop and Muscliff, Wallisdown and Winton West, West Southbourne, Westbourne and West Cliff, Winton East
- 2011 Census United Kingdom