Merry Hill Demographics (Wolverhampton, England)
In the 2011 census the population of Merry Hill was 12,189 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Merry Hill is 41, while the median age is also 41.
90.2% of people living in Merry Hill were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.3% India, 1.0% Wales, 0.7% Jamaica, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% Scotland, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Pakistan, 0.2% Kenya, 0.1% Zimbabwe.
96.0% of people living in Merry Hill speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.3% Panjabi, 0.1% Hindi, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Gujarati, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% Persian/Farsi, 0.1% Urdu.
The religious make up of Merry Hill is 63.3% Christian, 18.6% No religion, 6.1% Sikh, 2.6% Hindu, 1.1% Muslim, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.1% Agnostic.
757 people did not state a religion. 41 people identified as a Jedi Knight.
47.4% of people are married, 10.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 652 widowed people living in Merry Hill.
The top occupations listed by people in Merry Hill are Professional 16.9%, Administrative and secretarial 12.7%, Skilled trades 12.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.3%, Elementary 10.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.5%, Elementary administration and service 9.7%, Administrative 9.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.5%, Sales and customer service 8.1%.
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