East Dulwich Demographics (Southwark, England)

East Dulwich is a ward in Southwark of London, England and includes areas of Dulwich and East Dulwich.

In the 2011 census the population of East Dulwich was 12,321 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in East Dulwich is 36, while the median age is lower at 34.

70.3% of people living in East Dulwich were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Jamaica, 2.2% Ireland, 1.9% Scotland, 1.4% South America, 1.3% Nigeria, 1.2% Wales, 1.0% Australia, 1.0% United States, 0.8% India.

90.6% of people living in East Dulwich speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Spanish, 1.0% French, 0.6% Polish, 0.6% Turkish, 0.6% Portuguese, 0.5% Italian, 0.4% Greek, 0.3% German, 0.3% Arabic.

The religious make up of East Dulwich is 46.7% Christian, 36.3% No religion, 3.7% Muslim, 0.9% Hindu, 0.8% Buddhist, 0.4% Jewish, 0.4% Sikh, 0.1% Atheist. 1,202 people did not state a religion. 71 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

32.6% of people are married, 17.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 2.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 34.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.7% are separated or divorced. There are 549 widowed people living in East Dulwich.

The top occupations listed by people in East Dulwich are Professional 33.5%, Associate professional and technical 21.7%, Business, media and public service professionals 15.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.7%, Business and public service associate professionals 10.4%, Administrative and secretarial 9.9%, Corporate managers and directors 8.9%, Culture, media and sports 8.4%, Administrative 7.3%, Health professionals 7.3%.