Aspull New Springs Whelley Demographics (Wigan, England)

Aspull New Springs Whelley is a ward in Wigan of North West, England and includes areas of Haigh, Aspull, Kirkless Ind Est and Marston Bentley Ind Est.

In the 2011 census the population of Aspull New Springs Whelley was 12,728 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Aspull New Springs Whelley is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

95.9% of people living in Aspull New Springs Whelley were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.7% Scotland, 0.5% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% India, 0.1% Pakistan, 0.1% Iran, 0.1% North Africa.

98.8% of people living in Aspull New Springs Whelley speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.1% Urdu, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Kurdish.

The religious make up of Aspull New Springs Whelley is 83.9% Christian, 10.0% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu.

629 people did not state a religion. 18 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

52.3% of people are married, 11.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.7% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.1% are separated or divorced. There are 578 widowed people living in Aspull New Springs Whelley.

The top occupations listed by people in Aspull New Springs Whelley are Professional 14.1%, Skilled trades 12.5%, Associate professional and technical 11.8%, Administrative and secretarial 11.6%, Elementary 10.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.8%, Sales and customer service 9.3%, Administrative 9.2%.