Tottington Demographics (Bury, England)

Tottington is a ward in Bury of North West, England and includes areas of Tottington, Walshaw and Affetside.

In the 2011 census the population of Tottington was 9,786 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Tottington is 41, while the median age is higher at 42.

94.8% of people living in Tottington were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.6% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Pakistan, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.1% India, 0.1% China, 0.1% Australia.

99.3% of people living in Tottington speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Polish.

The religious make up of Tottington is 74.6% Christian, 17.6% No religion, 0.6% Muslim, 0.2% Jewish, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh. 588 people did not state a religion. 33 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 3 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

53.1% of people are married, 12.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.3% are separated or divorced. There are 502 widowed people living in Tottington.

The top occupations listed by people in Tottington are Professional 18.9%, Associate professional and technical 15.3%, Administrative and secretarial 13.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.3%, Skilled trades 11.3%, Administrative 9.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.7%, Sales and customer service 8.5%, Corporate managers and directors 8.0%.