Bradford Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Bradford was 522,452 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Bradford is 36, while the median age is lower at 34.
81.4% of people living in Bradford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 7.7% Pakistan, 1.2% India, 0.8% Scotland, 0.8% Bangladesh, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% North Africa, 0.2% Zimbabwe.
85.3% of people living in Bradford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Panjabi, 3.3% Urdu, 1.1% Polish, 1.0% Bengali, 0.7% Pashto, 0.5% Gujarati, 0.5% Arabic, 0.4% Slovak, 0.3% South Asian Language.
The religious make up of Bradford is 45.9% Christian, 24.7% Muslim, 20.4% No religion, 1.0% Sikh, 0.9% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish.
32,549 people did not state a religion. 1,089 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 51 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
46.2% of people are married, 10.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 25.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.9% are separated or divorced. There are 24,631 widowed people living in Bradford.
The top occupations listed by people in Bradford are Professional 14.6%, Elementary 12.7%, Administrative and secretarial 11.8%, Skilled trades 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 10.8%, Elementary administration and service 10.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.4%, Administrative 9.3%.
Browse for Bradford Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- Yorkshire and The Humber LocalStats
- Bradford Areas
- Baildon, Bingley, Bingley Rural, Bolton and Undercliffe, Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor, City, Clayton and Fairweather Green, Craven, Eccleshill, Great Horton, Heaton, Idle and Thackley, Ilkley, Keighley Central, Keighley East, Keighley West, Little Horton, Manningham, Queensbury, Royds, Shipley, Thornton and Allerton, Toller, Tong, Wharfedale, Wibsey, Windhill and Wrose, Worth Valley, Wyke
- 2011 Census United Kingdom