Broadfield South Demographics (Crawley, England)

Broadfield South is a ward in Crawley of South East, England and includes areas of Buchan Hill, Pease Pottage, Broadfield and Tilgate Forest Row.

In the 2011 census the population of Broadfield South was 6,482 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Broadfield South is 33, while the median age is lower at 32.

78.7% of people living in Broadfield South were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.0% Pakistan, 1.3% Scotland, 1.1% India, 0.7% Zimbabwe, 0.7% South Africa, 0.6% Wales, 0.6% Kenya, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Philippines.

87.1% of people living in Broadfield South speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.7% Polish, 1.5% Portuguese, 1.4% Urdu, 1.4% All other languages, 0.7% Gujarati, 0.7% French, 0.4% Panjabi, 0.4% Lithuanian, 0.3% Shona.

The religious make up of Broadfield South is 50.4% Christian, 32.4% No religion, 7.7% Muslim, 1.7% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic. 411 people did not state a religion. 32 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 3 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

37.3% of people are married, 15.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 29.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 12.1% are separated or divorced. There are 451 widowed people living in Broadfield South.

The top occupations listed by people in Broadfield South are Elementary 15.3%, Elementary administration and service 14.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.8%, Administrative and secretarial 12.1%, Sales and customer service 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 11.7%, Skilled trades 10.2%, Administrative 9.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.4%, Sales 9.3%.