Healey Demographics (Rochdale, England)

Healey is a ward in Rochdale of North West, England and includes areas of Lower Falinge, Spotland, Spotland Bridge, Healey Gardens, Healey Dell, Shawclough, Falinge, Ashworth Park, Lowerfold, Lower Healey, Cronkeyshaw, Greenbank, Hey Brook, Healey, Ending, Healey Stones, Middle Healey, Town Head, Tonacliffe, Alma Ind Est, Foxholes, Fieldhouse Ind Est and Syke.

In the 2011 census the population of Healey was 10,411 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Healey is 40, while the median age is also 40.

88.8% of people living in Healey were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.6% Pakistan, 1.0% Ireland, 0.7% Scotland, 0.7% India, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.5% Bangladesh, 0.5% Wales, 0.3% Philippines, 0.2% Kenya.

94.3% of people living in Healey speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.8% Urdu, 0.9% Panjabi, 0.7% Bengali, 0.4% Pakistani Pahari, 0.4% Polish, 0.2% South Asian Language, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Hindi, 0.1% Portuguese.

The religious make up of Healey is 60.7% Christian, 19.1% No religion, 12.8% Muslim, 0.7% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist. 605 people did not state a religion. 39 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 5 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

50.4% of people are married, 11.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.6% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.2% are separated or divorced. There are 489 widowed people living in Healey.

The top occupations listed by people in Healey are Professional 16.9%, Administrative and secretarial 13.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.8%, Skilled trades 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 10.7%, Elementary 10.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.3%, Administrative 9.9%, Elementary administration and service 8.6%, Corporate managers and directors 8.2%.