Bristol Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Bristol was 428,234 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Bristol is 36, while the median age is lower at 33.
81.3% of people living in Bristol were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.4% Wales, 1.2% Somalia, 1.1% Scotland, 0.9% India, 0.8% Jamaica, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% Pakistan, 0.4% China, 0.4% Northern Ireland.
91.5% of people living in Bristol speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.5% Polish, 1.2% Somali, 0.4% All other Chinese, 0.3% Urdu, 0.3% French, 0.3% Spanish, 0.3% Panjabi, 0.3% Arabic, 0.2% Bengali.
The religious make up of Bristol is 46.8% Christian, 36.6% No religion, 5.1% Muslim, 0.6% Hindu, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.5% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic.
34,782 people did not state a religion. 2,310 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 61 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
35.4% of people are married, 13.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.1% live with a partner of the same sex, 34.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 21,559 widowed people living in Bristol.
The top occupations listed by people in Bristol are Professional 22.6%, Associate professional and technical 13.7%, Elementary 11.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.1%, Elementary administration and service 10.4%, Skilled trades 9.6%, Sales and customer service 8.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.5%, Administrative 8.5%.
Browse for Bristol Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- South West LocalStats
- Bristol Areas
- Ashley, Avonmouth, Bedminster, Bishopston, Bishopsworth, Brislington East, Brislington West, Cabot, Clifton, Clifton East, Cotham, Easton, Eastville, Filwood, Frome Vale, Hartcliffe, Henbury, Hengrove, Henleaze, Hillfields, Horfield, Kingsweston, Knowle, Lawrence Hill, Lockleaze, Redland, Southmead, Southville, St George East, St George West, Stockwood, Stoke Bishop, Westbury-on-Trym, Whitchurch Park, Windmill Hill
- 2011 Census United Kingdom