North West : Region Level Demographics Composition Covering The Last Two Census

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The last two census were conducted in 2011 (27th March 2011), 2001 (29th April 2001). The below article covers it for the North West County.

YearPopulationMale ResidentsFemale ResidentsBorough Area (sq km)Desnity (per sq km)
2018 (*E)7,292,09349.00%51.00%14107.21517
20117,052,17749.00%51.00%14107.21500
20016,729,76448.00%52.00%14107.21477
*E = Estimated Population By Office Of National Statistics


YearReligionPercentage
2011Christian67.25 %
2011No Religion19.82 %
2011Religion Not Stated6.20 %
2011Muslim5.05 %
2011Hindu0.54 %
2011Jewish0.43 %
2011Buddhist0.29 %
2011Other Religion0.27 %
2011Sikh0.13 %


YearOccupationPercentage
2011Professionals16.33 %
2011Administrative and secretarial11.75 %
2011Elementary11.64 %
2011Associate professional and technical11.53 %
2011Skilled Trades11.29 %
2011Caring, leisure and other service10.07 %
2011Managers, directors and senior officials9.89 %
2011Sales and customer service9.43 %
2011Process, plant and machine operatives8.07 %


YearIndustryPercentage
2011Wholesale16.71 %
2011HumanHealth13.85 %
2011Manufacturing10.28 %
2011Education9.75 %
2011Construction7.39 %
2011Public Administrative6.00 %
2011Accomodation5.91 %
2011Professional5.60 %
2011Transport5.05 %
2011Administrative4.86 %
2011Other4.58 %
2011Financial3.46 %
2011Information2.95 %
2011RealEstate1.41 %
2011WaterSupply0.84 %
2011Agriculture0.67 %
2011Electricty0.58 %
2011Mining0.11 %


YearCountry of BirthPercentage
2011England88.95 %
2011Scotland1.41 %
2011Wales0.93 %
2011Northern Ireland0.52 %
2011Republic of Ireland0.69 %
2011Other EU Countries2.04 %
2011Others5.46 %


CountyRegionCountry
CheshireNorth WestEngland
LancashireNorth WestEngland
MerseysideNorth WestEngland
Greater ManchesterNorth WestEngland
CumbriaNorth WestEngland






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