Gainsborough East Demographics (West Lindsey, England)

Gainsborough East is a ward in West Lindsey of East Midlands, England and includes areas of Heapham Road Industrial Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Gainsborough East was 7,031 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

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

93.7% of people living in Gainsborough East were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.7% Wales, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Zimbabwe, 0.2% India, 0.1% South America, 0.0% Jamaica.

98.7% of people living in Gainsborough East speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Shona, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Russian.

The religious make up of Gainsborough East is 61.7% Christian, 30.4% No religion, 0.3% Muslim, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Hindu. 467 people did not state a religion. 16 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 3 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

39.6% of people are married, 15.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 11.3% are separated or divorced. There are 451 widowed people living in Gainsborough East.

The top occupations listed by people in Gainsborough East are Elementary 16.3%, Skilled trades 14.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 14.1%, Process, plant and machine operatives 12.9%, Elementary administration and service 12.4%, Sales and customer service 12.1%, Caring personal service 11.4%, Sales 10.7%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 9.0%, Administrative and secretarial 8.5%.