Balby Demographics (Doncaster, England)

Balby is a ward in Doncaster of Yorkshire and The Humber, England and includes areas of Balby, Warmsworth, Levitt Hagg, Old Hexthorpe, New Hexthorpe and Hexthorpe.

In the 2011 census the population of Balby was 15,332 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Balby is 37, while the median age is lower at 36.

90.6% of people living in Balby were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Pakistan, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Jamaica, 0.3% Zimbabwe, 0.3% India, 0.2% Hong Kong .

95.2% of people living in Balby speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.1% Polish, 0.4% Turkish, 0.3% Panjabi, 0.2% Urdu, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Russian, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Persian/Farsi, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese.

The religious make up of Balby is 62.7% Christian, 27.2% No religion, 1.7% Muslim, 0.7% Sikh, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Buddhist. 1,051 people did not state a religion. 21 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

42.4% of people are married, 15.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.2% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 926 widowed people living in Balby.

The top occupations listed by people in Balby are Elementary 15.3%, Elementary administration and service 13.0%, Skilled trades 11.8%, Professional 11.2%, Sales and customer service 11.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.8%, Associate professional and technical 10.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.8%, Administrative and secretarial 9.7%, Sales 9.2%.