Northern Parishes Demographics (Stockton-on-Tees, England)

Northern Parishes is a ward in Stockton-on-Tees of North East, England and includes areas of Brierton, Wynyard, Claxton, Newton Bewley, Wynyard Business Park, Wolviston, Wynyard Estate, Wolviston Court and Sedgefield Industrial Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Northern Parishes was 3,361 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Northern Parishes is 40, while the median age is higher at 43.

91.2% of people living in Northern Parishes were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% India, 1.7% Scotland, 0.8% Pakistan, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.2% China, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% North Africa.

97.5% of people living in Northern Parishes speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Panjabi, 0.2% Arabic, 0.2% Tamil, 0.2% Urdu, 0.1% Korean, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% South Asian Language, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Marathi.

The religious make up of Northern Parishes is 71.5% Christian, 16.5% No religion, 2.3% Muslim, 1.6% Hindu, 1.3% Sikh, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic. 203 people did not state a religion. 4 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

65.9% of people are married, 9.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 15.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 5.2% are separated or divorced. There are 104 widowed people living in Northern Parishes.

The top occupations listed by people in Northern Parishes are Professional 26.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 21.2%, Associate professional and technical 14.8%, Corporate managers and directors 14.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.4%, Health professionals 9.9%, Skilled trades 8.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 7.9%, Administrative 7.8%, Other managers and proprietors 6.9%.