Bedminster Demographics (Bristol, England)

Bedminster is a ward in Bristol of South West, England and includes areas of Bedminster, Ashton, Bower Ashton, Ashton Vale Trading Estate, Ashton Gate and Ashton Vale.

In the 2011 census the population of Bedminster was 12,448 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Bedminster is 39, while the median age is lower at 35.

86.8% of people living in Bedminster were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Wales, 1.3% Scotland, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.3% Philippines, 0.2% South America, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Australia.

94.8% of people living in Bedminster speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Polish, 0.3% Portuguese, 0.3% French, 0.3% Hungarian, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Lithuanian, 0.2% German.

The religious make up of Bedminster is 48.7% Christian, 40.2% No religion, 0.9% Muslim, 0.5% Buddhist, 0.4% Hindu, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist. 945 people did not state a religion. 82 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

35.1% of people are married, 17.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 32.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 6.9% are separated or divorced. There are 568 widowed people living in Bedminster.

The top occupations listed by people in Bedminster are Professional 22.0%, Associate professional and technical 15.4%, Administrative and secretarial 12.5%, Skilled trades 10.8%, Elementary 9.8%, Administrative 9.7%, Elementary administration and service 8.9%, Sales and customer service 8.2%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.1%.