Pyrford Demographics (Woking, England)

Pyrford is a ward in Woking of South East, England and includes areas of Pyrford, Pyrford Green, Maybury and Old Woking.

In the 2011 census the population of Pyrford was 5,022 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Pyrford is 45, while the median age is higher at 48.

83.4% of people living in Pyrford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.2% Scotland, 1.3% South Africa, 1.2% United States, 1.2% Wales, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.6% India, 0.4% South America, 0.4% Pakistan.

96.7% of people living in Pyrford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Dutch, 0.3% Italian, 0.3% French, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.2% Nepalese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Polish.

The religious make up of Pyrford is 70.7% Christian, 18.0% No religion, 1.6% Muslim, 0.9% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh.

390 people did not state a religion. 16 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

66.6% of people are married, 4.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 15.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 5.5% are separated or divorced. There are 176 widowed people living in Pyrford.

The top occupations listed by people in Pyrford are Professional 28.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 20.2%, Associate professional and technical 16.7%, Corporate managers and directors 15.5%, Business, media and public service professionals 12.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.7%, Business and public service associate professionals 10.0%, Administrative 7.7%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 7.4%, Functional Managers and Directors 6.8%.