East Riding of Yorkshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of East Riding of Yorkshire was 334,179 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in East Riding of Yorkshire is 43, while the median age is higher at 45.
93.9% of people living in East Riding of Yorkshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.5% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Hong Kong .
98.3% of people living in East Riding of Yorkshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.2% Latvian, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Arabic.
The religious make up of East Riding of Yorkshire is 68.0% Christian, 23.1% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh.
24,548 people did not state a religion. 864 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 24 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
54.1% of people are married, 11.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.7% are separated or divorced. There are 16,235 widowed people living in East Riding of Yorkshire.
The top occupations listed by people in East Riding of Yorkshire are Professional 16.3%, Skilled trades 13.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.0%, Associate professional and technical 11.5%, Administrative and secretarial 11.2%, Elementary 10.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.6%, Elementary administration and service 8.3%, Administrative 8.2%, Corporate managers and directors 7.6%.
Browse for East Riding of Yorkshire Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- Yorkshire and The Humber LocalStats
- East Riding of Yorkshire Areas
- Beverley Rural, Bridlington Central and Old Town, Bridlington North, Bridlington South, Cottingham North, Cottingham South, Dale, Driffield and Rural, East Wolds and Coastal, Goole North, Goole South, Hessle, Howden, Howdenshire, Mid Holderness, Minster and Woodmansey, North Holderness, Pocklington Provincial, Snaith, Airmyn, Rawcliffe and Marshland, South East Holderness, South Hunsley, South West Holderness, St Mary's, Tranby, Willerby and Kirk Ella, Wolds Weighton
- 2011 Census United Kingdom