Clifton Demographics (Blackpool, England)

Clifton is a ward in Blackpool of North West, England and includes areas of Marton Moss, Common Edge, Mythop, Peel Hill, Mereside, Marton, Beehive Ind Est, Spen Corner and Hawes Side.

In the 2011 census the population of Clifton was 6,910 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Clifton is 40, while the median age is also 40.

90.6% of people living in Clifton were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.8% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.8% Northern Ireland, 0.6% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.1% China, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Isle of Man, 0.1% Zimbabwe.

98.2% of people living in Clifton speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% German, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% Dutch.

The religious make up of Clifton is 63.2% Christian, 28.3% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh. 457 people did not state a religion. 27 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

34.8% of people are married, 14.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 13.5% are separated or divorced. There are 566 widowed people living in Clifton.

The top occupations listed by people in Clifton are Elementary 16.4%, Elementary administration and service 14.7%, Administrative and secretarial 12.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.7%, Sales and customer service 12.5%, Skilled trades 12.1%, Sales 11.0%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.8%, Administrative 10.4%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 10.0%.