Rock Ferry Demographics (Wirral, England)

Rock Ferry is a ward in Wirral of North West, England and includes areas of Rock Park, Rock Ferry and Rock Ferry Ind Est.

In the 2011 census the population of Rock Ferry was 14,298 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

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

93.1% of people living in Rock Ferry were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.3% Wales, 1.0% Scotland, 0.8% Ireland, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.2% China, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Bangladesh, 0.1% South Africa.

97.8% of people living in Rock Ferry speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Welsh/Cymraeg, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% German.

The religious make up of Rock Ferry is 65.9% Christian, 25.8% No religion, 0.6% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh. 937 people did not state a religion. 52 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

29.9% of people are married, 11.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 35.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 14.2% are separated or divorced. There are 1,203 widowed people living in Rock Ferry.

The top occupations listed by people in Rock Ferry are Elementary 16.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 14.9%, Elementary administration and service 13.6%, Caring personal service 11.9%, Skilled trades 11.9%, Sales and customer service 10.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.5%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Professional 10.2%, Sales 9.3%.