Rugby Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Rugby was 100,075 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

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

84.4% of people living in Rugby were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% Scotland, 1.5% Wales, 1.1% India, 0.8% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Kenya, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Jamaica, 0.3% Zimbabwe.

93.3% of people living in Rugby speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.3% Polish, 0.5% Gujarati, 0.4% Portuguese, 0.3% Nepalese, 0.3% Slovak, 0.2% Panjabi, 0.2% Latvian, 0.2% Hungarian, 0.1% Urdu.

The religious make up of Rugby is 63.7% Christian, 23.8% No religion, 2.3% Hindu, 1.2% Muslim, 0.8% Sikh, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish. 6,853 people did not state a religion. 357 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

50.3% of people are married, 12.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 4,937 widowed people living in Rugby.

The top occupations listed by people in Rugby are Professional 17.7%, Elementary 14.7%, Elementary administration and service 13.2%, Associate professional and technical 12.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.1%, Skilled trades 10.5%, Administrative 8.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.0%, Corporate managers and directors 7.9%.

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  • 2011 Census United Kingdom