Wiltshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Wiltshire was 470,981 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Wiltshire is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
87.5% of people living in Wiltshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.2% Wales, 1.8% Scotland, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% South Africa, 0.3% India, 0.3% United States, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.2% Australia.
97.4% of people living in Wiltshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.2% Nepalese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Spanish.
The religious make up of Wiltshire is 64.0% Christian, 26.0% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
36,178 people did not state a religion. 1,795 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 53 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
53.8% of people are married, 10.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 24,130 widowed people living in Wiltshire.
The top occupations listed by people in Wiltshire are Professional 16.7%, Associate professional and technical 14.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.4%, Skilled trades 12.4%, Administrative and secretarial 10.9%, Elementary 10.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.2%, Corporate managers and directors 8.3%, Elementary administration and service 8.1%, Administrative 8.1%.
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- Aldbourne and Ramsbury, Alderbury and Whiteparish, Amesbury East, Amesbury West, Bourne and Woodford Valley, Box and Colerne, Bradford-on-Avon North, Bradford-on-Avon South, Brinkworth, Bromham, Rowde and Potterne, Bulford, Allington and Figheldean, Burbage and the Bedwyns, By Brook, Calne Central, Calne Chilvester and Abberd, Calne North, Calne Rural, Calne South and Cherhill, Chippenham Cepen Park and Derriads, Chippenham Cepen Park and Redlands, Chippenham Hardenhuish, Chippenham Hardens and England, Chippenham Lowden and Rowden, Chippenham Monkton, Chippenham Pewsham, Chippenham Queens and Sheldon, Corsham Pickwick, Corsham Town, Corsham Without and Box Hill, Cricklade and Latton, Devizes and Roundway South, Devizes East, Devizes North, Downton and Ebble Valley, Durrington and Larkhill, Ethandune, Fovant and Chalke Valley, Hilperton, Holt and Staverton, Kington, Laverstock, Ford and Old Sarum, Ludgershall and Perham Down, Lyneham, Malmesbury, Marlborough East, Marlborough West, Melksham Central, Melksham North, Melksham South, Melksham Without North, Melksham Without South, Mere, Minety, Nadder and East Knoyle, Pewsey, Pewsey Vale, Purton, Redlynch and Landford, Roundway, Salisbury Bemerton, Salisbury Fisherton and Bemerton Village, Salisbury Harnham, Salisbury St Edmund and Milford, Salisbury St Francis and Stratford, Salisbury St Mark's and Bishopdown, Salisbury St Martin's and Cathedral, Salisbury St Paul's, Sherston, Southwick, Summerham and Seend, The Collingbournes and Netheravon, The Lavingtons and Erlestoke, Tidworth, Till and Wylye Valley, Tisbury, Trowbridge Adcroft, Trowbridge Central, Trowbridge Drynham, Trowbridge Grove, Trowbridge Lambrok, Trowbridge Park, Trowbridge Paxcroft, Urchfont and The Cannings, Warminster Broadway, Warminster Copheap and Wylye, Warminster East, Warminster West, Warminster Without, West Selkley, Westbury East, Westbury North, Westbury West, Wilton and Lower Wylye Valley, Winsley and Westwood, Winterslow, Wootton Bassett East, Wootton Bassett North, Wootton Bassett South
- 2011 Census United Kingdom