Branston Demographics (East Staffordshire, England)

Branston is a ward in East Staffordshire of West Midlands, England and includes areas of Branston.

In the 2011 census the population of Branston was 7,231 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Branston is 39, while the median age is higher at 40.

91.7% of people living in Branston were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Pakistan, 1.1% Scotland, 0.7% Wales, 0.5% India, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Jamaica, 0.2% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Bangladesh.

96.4% of people living in Branston speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Polish, 0.6% Panjabi, 0.4% Urdu, 0.3% Latvian, 0.2% Bengali, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Shona, 0.1% Portuguese.

The religious make up of Branston is 65.0% Christian, 22.3% No religion, 4.8% Muslim, 0.3% Sikh, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist.

455 people did not state a religion. 10 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

51.5% of people are married, 13.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.5% are separated or divorced. There are 344 widowed people living in Branston.

The top occupations listed by people in Branston are Professional 14.9%, Associate professional and technical 12.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.9%, Elementary 11.4%, Skilled trades 11.4%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.4%, Elementary administration and service 9.7%, Administrative 9.3%, Sales and customer service 8.5%.