Longlands Demographics (Bexley, England)

Longlands is a ward in Bexley of London, England.

In the 2011 census the population of Longlands was 10,442 and is made up of approximately 53% females and 47% males.

The average age of people in Longlands is 43, while the median age is lower at 42.

87.9% of people living in Longlands were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 1.1% Ireland, 1.0% India, 0.8% Wales, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Sri Lanka, 0.3% Nigeria, 0.3% Australia, 0.2% China.

96.2% of people living in Longlands speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Bengali, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% French, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino.

The religious make up of Longlands is 64.3% Christian, 23.3% No religion, 1.3% Hindu, 1.3% Muslim, 0.5% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic. 871 people did not state a religion. 32 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

45.5% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.9% are separated or divorced. There are 494 widowed people living in Longlands.

The top occupations listed by people in Longlands are Professional 19.7%, Administrative and secretarial 17.5%, Associate professional and technical 16.3%, Administrative 11.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.7%, Skilled trades 10.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.0%, Corporate managers and directors 7.7%, Sales and customer service 6.7%.