Devonshire Demographics (Eastbourne, England)

Devonshire is a ward in Eastbourne of South East, England and includes areas of Norway and Roselands.

In the 2011 census the population of Devonshire was 13,167 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Devonshire is 37, while the median age is lower at 34.

76.2% of people living in Devonshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.9% Philippines, 0.8% Wales, 0.8% India, 0.8% Ireland, 0.6% South America, 0.5% South Africa, 0.5% China, 0.4% Northern Ireland.

85.0% of people living in Devonshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Polish, 2.2% Portuguese, 0.8% Spanish, 0.7% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.6% Lithuanian, 0.5% All other Chinese, 0.5% Bulgarian, 0.5% Hungarian, 0.4% Russian.

The religious make up of Devonshire is 53.5% Christian, 32.4% No religion, 2.6% Muslim, 1.1% Hindu, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic. 1,092 people did not state a religion. 68 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

28.6% of people are married, 13.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 34.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 13.9% are separated or divorced. There are 1,157 widowed people living in Devonshire.

The top occupations listed by people in Devonshire are Elementary 16.7%, Elementary administration and service 15.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 14.3%, Professional 13.2%, Skilled trades 13.0%, Caring personal service 10.6%, Associate professional and technical 10.5%, Sales and customer service 9.7%, Administrative and secretarial 9.0%, Sales 8.5%.