Wyre Forest Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Wyre Forest was 97,975 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Wyre Forest is 43, while the median age is higher at 44.
93.7% of people living in Wyre Forest were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Wales, 0.8% Scotland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Bangladesh, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States.
98.2% of people living in Wyre Forest speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.3% Bengali, 0.1% Italian, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Hungarian.
The religious make up of Wyre Forest is 68.7% Christian, 22.7% No religion, 0.7% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Hindu.
6,609 people did not state a religion. 277 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 7 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
49.3% of people are married, 12.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.1% are separated or divorced. There are 5,725 widowed people living in Wyre Forest.
The top occupations listed by people in Wyre Forest are Skilled trades 14.0%, Professional 13.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.5%, Elementary 11.5%, Associate professional and technical 11.1%, Administrative and secretarial 10.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.4%, Elementary administration and service 9.5%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.2%, Sales and customer service 8.4%.
Browse for Wyre Forest Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- West Midlands LocalStats
- Wyre Forest Areas
- Aggborough and Spennells, Areley Kings, Bewdley and Arley, Blakedown and Chaddesley, Broadwaters, Cookley, Franche, Greenhill, Habberley and Blakebrook, Lickhill, Mitton, Offmore and Comberton, Oldington and Foley Park, Rock, Sutton Park, Wolverley, Wribbenhall
- 2011 Census United Kingdom