Bewbush Demographics (Crawley, England)

Bewbush is a ward in Crawley of South East, England and includes areas of Bewbush, Gossops Green, Southgate, Buckswood Grange and Goffs Park.

In the 2011 census the population of Bewbush was 8,865 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Bewbush is 32, while the median age is lower at 31.

73.3% of people living in Bewbush were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.1% India, 1.4% Pakistan, 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Zimbabwe, 0.8% South Africa, 0.7% Kenya, 0.6% Sri Lanka, 0.5% North Africa, 0.4% Ireland.

82.0% of people living in Bewbush speak English. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Portuguese, 2.7% Gujarati, 2.1% All other languages, 1.6% Polish, 1.0% Urdu, 0.7% Tamil, 0.6% French, 0.5% Lithuanian, 0.5% African language.

The religious make up of Bewbush is 49.7% Christian, 27.1% No religion, 8.0% Hindu, 7.4% Muslim, 0.3% Sikh, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist. 545 people did not state a religion. 41 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

40.8% of people are married, 11.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 30.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.3% are separated or divorced. There are 542 widowed people living in Bewbush.

The top occupations listed by people in Bewbush are Elementary 21.5%, Elementary administration and service 19.6%, Sales and customer service 13.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.6%, Sales 11.0%, Skilled trades 10.6%, Administrative and secretarial 10.4%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.9%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 9.5%, Associate professional and technical 8.6%.