Southfields Demographics (Wandsworth, England)

Southfields is a ward in Wandsworth of London, England and includes areas of Wandsworth, Southfields and Earlsfield.

In the 2011 census the population of Southfields was 16,256 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Southfields is 34, while the median age is lower at 33.

61.5% of people living in Southfields were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 4.8% South Africa, 3.0% Pakistan, 1.9% Scotland, 1.6% Australia, 1.5% Ireland, 1.3% South America, 1.2% Wales, 1.2% United States, 1.1% India.

83.9% of people living in Southfields speak English. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Urdu, 1.4% Polish, 1.3% French, 1.0% Spanish, 1.0% Portuguese, 0.8% Italian, 0.6% Somali, 0.6% German, 0.5% Hungarian.

The religious make up of Southfields is 53.9% Christian, 26.0% No religion, 8.6% Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 1.0% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.3% Sikh, 0.1% Atheist. 1,213 people did not state a religion. 65 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

37.5% of people are married, 15.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 34.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 6.5% are separated or divorced. There are 614 widowed people living in Southfields.

The top occupations listed by people in Southfields are Professional 31.0%, Associate professional and technical 22.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 15.3%, Business, media and public service professionals 14.5%, Business and public service associate professionals 13.5%, Corporate managers and directors 10.5%, Administrative and secretarial 10.2%, Administrative 7.1%, Business, Research and Administrative Professionals 6.6%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 6.5%.