Information about England

England is the most populous country in the United Kingdom, with a population of just over 53 million people as of the 2011 census. Below you can find demographic data for England as a whole.

Gender

Gender
Male 26,069,148
Female 26,943,308
Total 53,012,456

Age Groups

Age Groups
0-4 3,318,449
5-7 1,827,610
8-9 1,145,022
10-14 3,080,929
15 650,826
16-17 1,314,124
18-19 1,375,315
20-24 3,595,321
25-29 3,650,881
30-44 10,944,271
45-59 10,276,902
60-64 3,172,277
65-74 4,552,283
75-84 2,928,118
85-89 776,311
90+ 403,817
Total 53,012,456

Relationship Status

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 14,889,928
Married 20,029,369
Divorced 3,857,137
Separated 1,141,196
Widowed 2,971,702
Same Sex 100,288
Total 42,989,620

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 45,281,142
Mixed Ethnicity 1,192,879
Indian 1,395,702
Pakistani 1,112,282
Bangladeshi 436,514
Chinese 379,503
Other Asian 819,402
Black African 977,741
Black Caribbean 591,016
Other Black/African/Caribbean 277,857
Other 548,418
Total 53,012,456

Country of Birth

Country of Birth
England 44,246,592
Wales 506,619
Scotland 708,872
Northern Ireland 206,735
Republic of Ireland 395,182
European Union 1,980,259
Other 4,968,197
Total 53,012,456

Passport(s) Held

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports, so this table does not include a total.

Passport(s) Held
None 8,770,532
United Kingdom 40,176,563
Republic of Ireland 398,394
Europe (including European Union) 2,044,198
African Countries 511,740
Middle East or Asia 1,105,306
North America or Caribbean 329,733
Central America 8,995
South America 73,390
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 206,256

Religion

Religion
Christian 31,479,876
No Religion 13,114,232
Buddhist 238,626
Hindu 806,199
Jewish 261,283
Muslim 2,660,116
Sikh 420,196
Other Religion 227,825
Not Stated 3,804,104
Total 53,012,457