Linacre Demographics (Sefton, England)

Linacre is a ward in Sefton of North West, England and includes areas of Bootle New Strand, The Strand, Kirkdale and Seaforth.

In the 2011 census the population of Linacre was 12,305 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Linacre is 37, while the median age is lower at 35.

93.9% of people living in Linacre were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% China, 0.2% Sri Lanka, 0.1% India, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% North Africa.

97.1% of people living in Linacre speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.3% Polish, 0.4% Turkish, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.2% Tamil, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Hungarian.

The religious make up of Linacre is 73.9% Christian, 17.3% No religion, 0.9% Muslim, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic. 829 people did not state a religion. 42 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

23.9% of people are married, 13.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 40.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 14.5% are separated or divorced. There are 1,033 widowed people living in Linacre.

The top occupations listed by people in Linacre are Elementary 17.3%, Administrative and secretarial 16.0%, Elementary administration and service 14.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 14.1%, Administrative 13.7%, Sales and customer service 13.3%, Caring personal service 11.4%, Skilled trades 10.3%, Sales 10.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.7%.