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

Walney North 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 North was 5,344 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Walney North is 44, while the median age is higher at 46.

94.2% of people living in Walney North were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Scotland, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.6% Wales, 0.2% Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% North Africa, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% India, 0.0% Iran.

99.3% of people living in Walney North speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.1% German, 0.1% French.

The religious make up of Walney North is 72.2% Christian, 19.8% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Muslim. 375 people did not state a religion. 19 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

49.6% of people are married, 10.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.8% are separated or divorced. There are 325 widowed people living in Walney North.

The top occupations listed by people in Walney North are Skilled trades 19.2%, Professional 13.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.4%, Skilled metal, electrical and electronic trades 11.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.1%, Elementary 10.5%, Administrative and secretarial 9.9%, Caring personal service 9.7%, Elementary administration and service 9.3%, Sales and customer service 9.1%.