Gorse Hill Demographics (Worcester, England)

Gorse Hill is a ward in Worcester of West Midlands, England and includes areas of Tolladine, Ronkswood and Warndon.

In the 2011 census the population of Gorse Hill was 5,291 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

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

88.7% of people living in Gorse Hill were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Pakistan, 1.5% Wales, 0.5% Scotland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% Iran, 0.1% India, 0.1% South America.

92.7% of people living in Gorse Hill speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.7% Polish, 0.9% Panjabi, 0.8% Portuguese, 0.5% Urdu, 0.5% Kurdish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Pakistani Pahari, 0.2% Lithuanian, 0.2% Italian.

The religious make up of Gorse Hill is 62.0% Christian, 26.6% No religion, 4.3% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Humanist, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Atheist. 328 people did not state a religion. 6 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

39.9% of people are married, 13.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.1% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.5% are separated or divorced. There are 342 widowed people living in Gorse Hill.

The top occupations listed by people in Gorse Hill are Elementary 23.0%, Elementary administration and service 18.8%, Process, plant and machine operatives 15.4%, Skilled trades 14.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.4%, Sales and customer service 10.1%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.7%, Administrative and secretarial 8.4%, Sales 8.3%, Caring personal service 8.0%.