Woodside Demographics (Watford, England)

Woodside is a ward in Watford of East of England, England and includes areas of Leavesden.

In the 2011 census the population of Woodside was 7,083 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Woodside is 38, while the median age is lower at 37.

82.7% of people living in Woodside were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.8% Ireland, 1.1% Scotland, 1.1% India, 0.8% Pakistan, 0.7% Wales, 0.5% Sri Lanka, 0.5% Kenya, 0.5% Zimbabwe, 0.5% South Africa.

93.3% of people living in Woodside speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Polish, 0.4% Urdu, 0.4% Gujarati, 0.3% Tamil, 0.3% Romanian, 0.2% Arabic, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Portuguese.

The religious make up of Woodside is 61.3% Christian, 23.8% No religion, 3.8% Muslim, 2.5% Hindu, 0.6% Jewish, 0.4% Sikh, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Atheist. 455 people did not state a religion. 30 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

42.9% of people are married, 11.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 27.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.2% are separated or divorced. There are 447 widowed people living in Woodside.

The top occupations listed by people in Woodside are Professional 14.8%, Associate professional and technical 13.7%, Skilled trades 13.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.7%, Elementary 10.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.2%, Elementary administration and service 9.7%, Administrative 8.5%, Sales and customer service 8.3%.