Keighley East Demographics (Bradford, England)

Keighley East is a ward in Bradford of Yorkshire and The Humber, England and includes areas of Riddlesden, Marley, Thwaites, Thwaites Brow, Sandbeds, East Morton, West Morton, Whins Wood, Ingrow, Hermit Hole, Wesley Place, Spring Bank, Lees, Hainworth Shaw, Hainworth and Cross Roads.

In the 2011 census the population of Keighley East was 16,775 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Keighley East is 39, while the median age is also 39.

89.0% of people living in Keighley East were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.9% Pakistan, 1.0% Scotland, 0.8% Bangladesh, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% China.

92.2% of people living in Keighley East speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.9% Panjabi, 1.4% Urdu, 1.1% Bengali, 0.7% Polish, 0.3% Slovak, 0.2% Italian, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Pakistani Pahari, 0.1% All other Chinese.

The religious make up of Keighley East is 55.1% Christian, 23.6% No religion, 13.8% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic. 1,061 people did not state a religion. 31 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

49.3% of people are married, 12.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 826 widowed people living in Keighley East.

The top occupations listed by people in Keighley East are Professional 14.6%, Skilled trades 13.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.9%, Associate professional and technical 11.3%, Elementary 10.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.1%, Administrative 9.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.0%, Sales and customer service 8.8%.