Midhurst Demographics (Chichester, England)

Midhurst is a ward in Chichester of South East, England and includes areas of Cocking Causeway, Bepton, Easebourne, Woolbeding and Buddington.

In the 2011 census the population of Midhurst was 4,914 and is made up of approximately 54% females and 46% males.

The average age of people in Midhurst is 47, while the median age is higher at 48.

89.6% of people living in Midhurst were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.7% Ireland, 0.5% South Africa, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% South America, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Australia.

97.1% of people living in Midhurst speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.3% Polish, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Portuguese, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% French, 0.1% Dutch, 0.1% Afrikaans, 0.1% Arabic.

The religious make up of Midhurst is 67.4% Christian, 22.1% No religion, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist. 418 people did not state a religion. 15 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

45.6% of people are married, 11.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.9% are separated or divorced. There are 361 widowed people living in Midhurst.

The top occupations listed by people in Midhurst are Skilled trades 17.2%, Professional 13.8%, Elementary 12.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.5%, Associate professional and technical 11.0%, Administrative and secretarial 10.4%, Elementary administration and service 9.6%, Caring personal service 8.6%, Skilled construction and building trades 6.9%.