South Gloucestershire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of South Gloucestershire was 262,767 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in South Gloucestershire is 40, while the median age is also 40.
89.4% of people living in South Gloucestershire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Wales, 1.1% Scotland, 0.6% India, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% United States, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Hong Kong .
97.0% of people living in South Gloucestershire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% French, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Panjabi.
The religious make up of South Gloucestershire is 59.6% Christian, 30.2% No religion, 0.8% Muslim, 0.6% Hindu, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic.
19,435 people did not state a religion. 872 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 42 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.6% of people are married, 11.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 12,759 widowed people living in South Gloucestershire.
The top occupations listed by people in South Gloucestershire are Professional 17.3%, Administrative and secretarial 14.0%, Skilled trades 12.3%, Associate professional and technical 12.3%, Administrative 10.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.4%, Elementary 9.7%, Sales and customer service 9.2%, Elementary administration and service 8.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.5%.
Browse for South Gloucestershire Demographics by ward/suburb
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- South Gloucestershire Areas
- Almondsbury, Bitton, Boyd Valley, Bradley Stoke Central and Stoke Lodge, Bradley Stoke North, Bradley Stoke South, Charfield, Chipping Sodbury, Cotswold Edge, Dodington, Downend, Emersons Green, Filton, Frampton Cotterell, Frenchay and Stoke Park, Hanham, Kings Chase, Ladden Brook, Longwell Green, Oldland Common, Parkwall, Patchway, Pilning and Severn Beach, Rodway, Severn, Siston, Staple Hill, Stoke Gifford, Thornbury North, Thornbury South and Alveston, Westerleigh, Winterbourne, Woodstock, Yate Central, Yate North
- 2011 Census United Kingdom