Rochester West Demographics (Medway, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Rochester West was 10,779 and is made up of approximately 47% females and 53% males.
The average age of people in Rochester West is 38, while the median age is lower at 37.
85.5% of people living in Rochester West were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.8% India, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Nigeria, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Bangladesh, 0.3% United States.
95.2% of people living in Rochester West speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.2% French, 0.2% Bengali, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Russian, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.2% Arabic.
The religious make up of Rochester West is 57.3% Christian, 29.1% No religion, 2.8% Muslim, 0.9% Hindu, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.5% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist.
784 people did not state a religion. 58 people identified as a Jedi Knight.
41.1% of people are married, 13.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.9% are separated or divorced. There are 673 widowed people living in Rochester West.
The top occupations listed by people in Rochester West are Professional 21.2%, Associate professional and technical 16.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.3%, Skilled trades 10.2%, Elementary 8.3%, Administrative 8.3%, Corporate managers and directors 8.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.4%, Elementary administration and service 7.2%.
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