Whitwick Demographics (North West Leicestershire, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Whitwick was 6,867 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Whitwick is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
95.8% of people living in Whitwick were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.3% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.1% India, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.0% North Africa.
98.9% of people living in Whitwick speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Gujarati, 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% German.
The religious make up of Whitwick is 66.7% Christian, 25.7% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.3% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Buddhist.
393 people did not state a religion. 31 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 9 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
50.8% of people are married, 12.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.5% are separated or divorced. There are 322 widowed people living in Whitwick.
The top occupations listed by people in Whitwick are Skilled trades 15.8%, Elementary 12.3%, Professional 11.9%, Administrative and secretarial 11.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.0%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.9%, Associate professional and technical 10.2%, Elementary administration and service 10.0%, Administrative 9.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.7%.
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