Luton and Wayfield Demographics (Medway, England)

Luton and Wayfield is a ward in Medway of South East, England and includes areas of Bluebell Hill, Settington Estate, Dargets Wood, Wayfield, Weedswood, Southill Estate, Upper Luton, Capstone and Princes Park.

In the 2011 census the population of Luton and Wayfield was 14,379 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Luton and Wayfield is 35, while the median age is lower at 34.

83.9% of people living in Luton and Wayfield were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.3% Nigeria, 0.8% Scotland, 0.8% India, 0.6% Ireland, 0.4% Pakistan, 0.4% Wales, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.3% Bangladesh, 0.3% North Africa.

91.0% of people living in Luton and Wayfield speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Polish, 1.1% Slovak, 0.8% Russian, 0.8% Lithuanian, 0.5% Panjabi, 0.4% Czech, 0.4% Latvian, 0.3% Bengali, 0.3% Bulgarian.

The religious make up of Luton and Wayfield is 55.3% Christian, 31.9% No religion, 2.7% Muslim, 0.7% Sikh, 0.7% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.1% Agnostic. 1,006 people did not state a religion. 68 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

37.3% of people are married, 14.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 29.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 11.6% are separated or divorced. There are 928 widowed people living in Luton and Wayfield.

The top occupations listed by people in Luton and Wayfield are Elementary 17.9%, Elementary administration and service 14.2%, Skilled trades 13.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.6%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.4%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Sales and customer service 9.9%, Professional 9.5%, Associate professional and technical 9.3%, Caring personal service 8.9%.