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South 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 South West County.

YearPopulationMale ResidentsFemale ResidentsBorough Area (sq km)Desnity (per sq km)
2018 (*E)5,599,73549.00%51.00%23837.34235
20115,288,93549.00%51.00%23837.34222
20014,928,43449.00%51.00%23837.34207
*E = Estimated Population By Office Of National Statistics


YearReligionPercentage
2011Christian60.39 %
2011No Religion29.29 %
2011Religion Not Stated7.88 %
2011Muslim0.97 %
2011Other Religion0.55 %
2011Buddhist0.37 %
2011Hindu0.31 %
2011Jewish0.12 %
2011Sikh0.11 %


YearOccupationPercentage
2011Professionals16.51 %
2011Skilled Trades13.40 %
2011Associate professional and technical12.12 %
2011Managers, directors and senior officials11.06 %
2011Elementary11.03 %
2011Administrative and secretarial11.00 %
2011Caring, leisure and other service9.78 %
2011Sales and customer service8.42 %
2011Process, plant and machine operatives6.69 %


YearIndustryPercentage
2011Wholesale16.16 %
2011HumanHealth12.91 %
2011Education9.69 %
2011Manufacturing9.05 %
2011Construction8.01 %
2011Public Administrative7.07 %
2011Accomodation6.29 %
2011Professional5.90 %
2011Other4.82 %
2011Administrative4.42 %
2011Transport4.03 %
2011Financial3.73 %
2011Information3.29 %
2011Agriculture1.64 %
2011RealEstate1.42 %
2011WaterSupply0.77 %
2011Electricty0.57 %
2011Mining0.21 %


YearCountry of BirthPercentage
2011England88.59 %
2011Scotland1.40 %
2011Wales1.96 %
2011Northern Ireland0.39 %
2011Republic of Ireland0.46 %
2011Other EU Countries2.85 %
2011Others4.34 %


CountyRegionCountry
DevonSouth WestEngland
DorsetSouth WestEngland
GloucestershireSouth WestEngland
WiltshireSouth WestEngland
BristolSouth WestEngland
CornwallSouth WestEngland
SomersetSouth WestEngland






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