Newbarns Demographics (Barrow-in-Furness, England)

Newbarns is a ward in Barrow-in-Furness of North West, England and includes areas of Salthouse, Becon Hill, Danegill Park and Hawcoat.

In the 2011 census the population of Newbarns was 5,487 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Newbarns is 42, while the median age is higher at 44.

93.3% of people living in Newbarns were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.3% Scotland, 0.6% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% South America.

98.9% of people living in Newbarns speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Thai, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese.

The religious make up of Newbarns is 75.2% Christian, 17.4% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu. 339 people did not state a religion. 9 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

54.8% of people are married, 9.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.3% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.2% are separated or divorced. There are 275 widowed people living in Newbarns.

The top occupations listed by people in Newbarns are Professional 19.8%, Skilled trades 13.6%, Associate professional and technical 11.6%, Administrative and secretarial 11.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.0%, Elementary 9.8%, Elementary administration and service 9.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.9%, Skilled metal, electrical and electronic trades 8.5%, Sales and customer service 8.4%.