Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Demographics (Calderdale, England)

Hipperholme and Lightcliffe is a ward in Calderdale of Yorkshire and The Humber, England and includes areas of Lightcliffe, Norwood Green and Hipperholme.

In the 2011 census the population of Hipperholme and Lightcliffe was 11,308 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe is 42, while the median age is higher at 44.

95.0% of people living in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.9% Scotland, 0.5% Ireland, 0.5% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Pakistan, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States.

99.1% of people living in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% German, 0.1% Urdu.

The religious make up of Hipperholme and Lightcliffe is 68.4% Christian, 23.4% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Sikh, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish.

741 people did not state a religion. 29 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

53.4% of people are married, 11.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.8% are separated or divorced. There are 537 widowed people living in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe.

The top occupations listed by people in Hipperholme and Lightcliffe are Professional 19.3%, Associate professional and technical 15.1%, Administrative and secretarial 13.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 13.2%, Administrative 10.8%, Skilled trades 10.2%, Corporate managers and directors 9.8%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.4%, Elementary 7.5%.