Blakenhall Demographics (Wolverhampton, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Blakenhall was 12,022 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.
The average age of people in Blakenhall is 38, while the median age is lower at 36.
60.1% of people living in Blakenhall were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 25.3% India, 2.8% Jamaica, 0.9% Kenya, 0.8% Pakistan, 0.5% Zimbabwe, 0.4% China, 0.3% Scotland, 0.3% Nigeria, 0.3% Hong Kong .
68.9% of people living in Blakenhall speak English. The other top languages spoken are 21.6% Panjabi, 1.8% Gujarati, 1.3% Polish, 1.2% Nepalese, 0.7% Kurdish, 0.4% Urdu, 0.3% Slovak, 0.3% Hindi, 0.3% Shona.
The religious make up of Blakenhall is 36.5% Sikh, 27.7% Christian, 13.0% Hindu, 8.7% No religion, 3.8% Muslim, 0.9% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish.
699 people did not state a religion. 11 people identified as a Jedi Knight.
46.6% of people are married, 4.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 29.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.1% are separated or divorced. There are 467 widowed people living in Blakenhall.
The top occupations listed by people in Blakenhall are Process, plant and machine operatives 16.0%, Elementary 15.8%, Professional 12.7%, Elementary administration and service 10.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.1%, Administrative and secretarial 9.9%, Sales and customer service 9.8%, Associate professional and technical 9.7%, Skilled trades 9.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.3%.
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