Forest Demographics (Blaby, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Forest was 7,128 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Forest is 40, while the median age is also 40.
89.2% of people living in Forest were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.4% India, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% Kenya, 0.7% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Hong Kong , 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% South America.
95.2% of people living in Forest speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.2% Gujarati, 1.2% Panjabi, 0.4% Polish, 0.3% Cantonese Chinese, 0.2% Hindi, 0.1% Serbian/Croatian/Bosnian, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% African language, 0.1% Swahili/Kiswahili.
The religious make up of Forest is 55.3% Christian, 26.2% No religion, 5.8% Hindu, 4.3% Sikh, 1.3% Muslim, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish.
433 people did not state a religion. 30 people identified as a Jedi Knight.
55.9% of people are married, 11.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 6.2% are separated or divorced. There are 256 widowed people living in Forest.
The top occupations listed by people in Forest are Professional 17.5%, Associate professional and technical 13.7%, Administrative and secretarial 13.4%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.7%, Skilled trades 11.8%, Administrative 10.1%, Corporate managers and directors 9.0%, Sales and customer service 8.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.4%, Elementary 8.0%.
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