Nelson Demographics (Portsmouth, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Nelson was 14,250 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Nelson is 36, while the median age is lower at 33.
86.2% of people living in Nelson were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.3% Scotland, 1.0% Wales, 0.9% Bangladesh, 0.5% India, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Philippines, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.3% China.
92.5% of people living in Nelson speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.9% Polish, 1.1% Bengali, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.3% Arabic, 0.3% Romanian, 0.3% Lithuanian, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Kurdish, 0.2% French.
The religious make up of Nelson is 52.0% Christian, 35.7% No religion, 3.5% Muslim, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.3% Sikh, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist.
966 people did not state a religion. 80 people identified as a Jedi Knight.
34.3% of people are married, 15.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.2% live with a partner of the same sex, 28.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 13.2% are separated or divorced. There are 1,136 widowed people living in Nelson.
The top occupations listed by people in Nelson are Elementary 16.4%, Skilled trades 14.2%, Elementary administration and service 14.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.2%, Sales and customer service 10.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.8%, Associate professional and technical 10.4%, Professional 9.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.6%, Administrative 9.2%.
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