Holyrood Demographics (Bury, England)

Holyrood is a ward in Bury of North West, England and includes areas of Half Acre, Simister, Rainsough, Hilton Park, Prestwich Park, Prestwich, Sedgley Park, Heaton Park and Kirkhams.

In the 2011 census the population of Holyrood was 11,162 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Holyrood is 40, while the median age is higher at 41.

88.0% of people living in Holyrood were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Ireland, 1.3% Scotland, 1.2% Pakistan, 0.7% Wales, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Iran, 0.4% India, 0.3% China, 0.3% Hong Kong .

95.2% of people living in Holyrood speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.7% Polish, 0.6% Urdu, 0.4% All other Chinese, 0.3% Persian/Farsi, 0.3% Arabic, 0.2% Gujarati, 0.2% Panjabi, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Spanish.

The religious make up of Holyrood is 62.9% Christian, 19.9% No religion, 4.8% Muslim, 4.5% Jewish, 0.8% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Atheist. 642 people did not state a religion. 32 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 6 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

44.9% of people are married, 11.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.2% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.0% are separated or divorced. There are 606 widowed people living in Holyrood.

The top occupations listed by people in Holyrood are Professional 19.2%, Associate professional and technical 14.5%, Administrative and secretarial 13.0%, Administrative 9.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.8%, Skilled trades 9.6%, Elementary 9.3%, Sales and customer service 9.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.5%, Elementary administration and service 8.4%.