Richmondshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Richmondshire was 51,965 and is made up of approximately 47% females and 53% males.
The average age of people in Richmondshire is 40, while the median age is also 40.
85.2% of people living in Richmondshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 4.1% Scotland, 1.2% Wales, 1.0% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.2% United States, 0.2% India, 0.1% Australia.
96.6% of people living in Richmondshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Nepalese, 0.4% Polish, 0.2% Oceanic/Australian language, 0.1% German, 0.1% French, 0.1% African language, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino.
The religious make up of Richmondshire is 69.4% Christian, 21.0% No religion, 1.0% Hindu, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.3% Muslim, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Jewish.
3,581 people did not state a religion. 123 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 12 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
57.3% of people are married, 9.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 16.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 2,271 widowed people living in Richmondshire.
The top occupations listed by people in Richmondshire are Associate professional and technical 24.4%, Protective service 16.9%, Skilled trades 14.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.1%, Professional 11.8%, Elementary 10.7%, Elementary administration and service 8.7%, Administrative and secretarial 8.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.8%, Corporate managers and directors 7.3%.
Browse for Richmondshire Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- Yorkshire and The Humber LocalStats
- Richmondshire Areas
- Addlebrough, Barton, Bolton Castle, Brompton-on-Swale and Scorton, Catterick, Colburn, Croft, Gilling West, Hawes and High Abbotside, Hipswell, Hornby Castle, Leyburn, Lower Wensleydale, Melsonby, Middleham, Middleton Tyas, Newsham with Eppleby, Penhill, Reeth and Arkengarthdale, Richmond Central, Richmond East, Richmond West, Scotton, Swaledale
- 2011 Census United Kingdom