Doncaster Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Doncaster was 302,402 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Doncaster is 40, while the median age is also 40.
91.4% of people living in Doncaster were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.5% Wales, 0.4% Pakistan, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% China.
95.9% of people living in Doncaster speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Polish, 0.3% Urdu, 0.2% Kurdish, 0.2% Turkish, 0.2% Panjabi, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Latvian.
The religious make up of Doncaster is 65.9% Christian, 24.0% No religion, 1.7% Muslim, 0.4% Sikh, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist.
20,721 people did not state a religion. 639 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 33 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
46.3% of people are married, 13.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.2% are separated or divorced. There are 17,017 widowed people living in Doncaster.
The top occupations listed by people in Doncaster are Elementary 15.5%, Skilled trades 12.9%, Elementary administration and service 12.8%, Professional 11.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.5%, Sales and customer service 10.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.4%, Administrative and secretarial 10.1%, Associate professional and technical 9.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.0%.
Browse for Doncaster Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Doncaster Areas
- Adwick, Armthorpe, Askern Spa, Balby, Bentley, Bessacarr and Cantley, Central, Conisbrough and Denaby, Edenthorpe, Kirk Sandall and Barnby Dun, Edlington and Warmsworth, Finningley, Great North Road, Hatfield, Mexborough, Rossington, Sprotbrough, Stainforth and Moorends, Thorne, Torne Valley, Town Moor, Wheatley
- 2011 Census United Kingdom