Ryedale Census Demographics United Kingdom

In the 2011 census the population of Ryedale was 51,751 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Ryedale is 45, while the median age is higher at 47.

93.3% of people living in Ryedale were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% United States, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Philippines, 0.1% Kenya.

98.4% of people living in Ryedale speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.1% French, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Thai, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino.

The religious make up of Ryedale is 71.8% Christian, 19.7% No religion, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Muslim. 3,823 people did not state a religion. 114 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

54.7% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 18.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.3% are separated or divorced. There are 2,385 widowed people living in Ryedale.

The top occupations listed by people in Ryedale are Skilled trades 19.0%, Professional 14.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.5%, Elementary 12.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.2%, Administrative and secretarial 9.2%, Associate professional and technical 9.2%, Elementary administration and service 8.6%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.3%, Caring personal service 6.7%.