Brayton Demographics (Selby, England)

Brayton is a ward in Selby of Yorkshire and The Humber, England and includes areas of Thorpe Willoughby, Hambleton, Brayton, Brayton Barff and Gateforth.

In the 2011 census the population of Brayton was 6,052 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

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

93.9% of people living in Brayton were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.1% India, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Australia, 0.1% United States.

98.6% of people living in Brayton speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Polish, 0.2% German, 0.1% Czech, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Italian, 0.1% Russian.

The religious make up of Brayton is 74.4% Christian, 17.7% No religion, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Buddhist. 421 people did not state a religion. 14 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

60.9% of people are married, 9.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 17.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 5.3% are separated or divorced. There are 209 widowed people living in Brayton.

The top occupations listed by people in Brayton are Professional 15.5%, Administrative and secretarial 12.8%, Associate professional and technical 12.2%, Skilled trades 11.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.4%, Elementary 9.6%, Sales and customer service 9.4%, Administrative 9.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.8%, Elementary administration and service 8.4%.