Selby Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Selby was 83,449 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Selby is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.
93.0% of people living in Selby were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.7% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% India, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Hong Kong .
97.9% of people living in Selby speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.1% Polish, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese.
The religious make up of Selby is 70.9% Christian, 21.4% No religion, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Muslim, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh.
5,565 people did not state a religion. 179 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
54.6% of people are married, 12.3% 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, 7.4% are separated or divorced. There are 3,814 widowed people living in Selby.
The top occupations listed by people in Selby are Professional 15.4%, Skilled trades 12.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.3%, Associate professional and technical 11.8%, Administrative and secretarial 11.4%, Elementary 10.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.8%, Administrative 8.4%, Elementary administration and service 8.4%.
Browse for Selby Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- Yorkshire and The Humber LocalStats
- Selby Areas
- Appleton Roebuck, Barlby, Brayton, Camblesforth, Cawood with Wistow, Eggborough, Fairburn with Brotherton, Hambleton, Hemingbrough, Monk Fryston and South Milford, North Duffield, Riccall with Escrick, Saxton and Ulleskelf, Selby North, Selby South, Selby West, Sherburn in Elmet, Tadcaster East, Tadcaster West, Whitley
- 2011 Census United Kingdom