Walney South Demographics (Barrow-in-Furness, England)

Walney South is a ward in Barrow-in-Furness of North West, England and includes areas of Ernsie Bay, North Scale, Vickerstown, Isle Of Walney, Headland Rise, Biggar and Walney.

In the 2011 census the population of Walney South was 5,307 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Walney South is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

95.0% of people living in Walney South were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.3% Scotland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% United States, 0.1% India, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Isle of Man.

99.5% of people living in Walney South speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish, 0.1% German.

The religious make up of Walney South is 75.1% Christian, 18.9% No religion, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Atheist. 281 people did not state a religion. 11 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

50.4% of people are married, 11.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.5% are separated or divorced. There are 299 widowed people living in Walney South.

The top occupations listed by people in Walney South are Skilled trades 17.7%, Professional 15.4%, Skilled metal, electrical and electronic trades 11.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.1%, Administrative and secretarial 10.8%, Sales and customer service 10.0%, Elementary 9.4%, Caring personal service 8.7%, Sales 8.5%.