East Staffordshire Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of East Staffordshire was 113,583 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in East Staffordshire is 40, while the median age is also 40.

88.9% of people living in East Staffordshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% Pakistan, 1.2% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.5% India, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Jamaica, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% Hong Kong .

93.9% of people living in East Staffordshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.8% Polish, 0.9% Urdu, 0.8% Panjabi, 0.3% Latvian, 0.3% Russian, 0.2% Kurdish, 0.2% Slovak, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Persian/Farsi.

The religious make up of East Staffordshire is 64.2% Christian, 21.7% No religion, 6.0% Muslim, 0.3% Sikh, 0.3% Hindu, 0.3% Buddhist. 7,493 people did not state a religion. 279 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 18 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

49.5% of people are married, 11.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.2% are separated or divorced. There are 5,625 widowed people living in East Staffordshire.

The top occupations listed by people in East Staffordshire are Elementary 14.7%, Professional 14.6%, Skilled trades 12.3%, Elementary administration and service 12.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 11.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.4%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Associate professional and technical 10.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.5%, Sales and customer service 7.8%.