Bedlington East Demographics (Northumberland, England)

Bedlington East is a ward in Northumberland of North East, England and includes areas of Bedlington Bank Top, Bedlington Station, Bayard Wood and Bayard Woods.

In the 2011 census the population of Bedlington East was 4,844 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Bedlington East is 39, while the median age is lower at 38.

96.4% of people living in Bedlington East were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% India, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Northern Ireland, 0.1% Ireland, 0.0% Australia, 0.0% Zimbabwe.

99.4% of people living in Bedlington East speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish.

The religious make up of Bedlington East is 66.2% Christian, 26.7% No religion, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Muslim.

292 people did not state a religion. 12 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

41.1% of people are married, 14.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 25.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.4% are separated or divorced. There are 305 widowed people living in Bedlington East.

The top occupations listed by people in Bedlington East are Elementary 14.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 13.5%, Skilled trades 13.2%, Administrative and secretarial 12.1%, Process, plant and machine operatives 11.2%, Caring personal service 11.0%, Sales and customer service 10.5%, Associate professional and technical 9.8%, Elementary administration and service 9.5%, Administrative 9.4%.