Moss Side Demographics (South Ribble, England)

Moss Side is a ward in South Ribble of North West, England.

In the 2011 census the population of Moss Side was 3,679 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Moss Side is 37, while the median age is higher at 39.

92.8% of people living in Moss Side were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.5% Scotland, 0.8% Wales, 0.7% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% China, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Hong Kong .

99.2% of people living in Moss Side speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% German, 0.1% Mandarin Chinese, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Swedish.

The religious make up of Moss Side is 72.2% Christian, 20.3% No religion, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Muslim, 0.1% Atheist. 209 people did not state a religion. 29 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

51.3% of people are married, 11.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.8% are separated or divorced. There are 210 widowed people living in Moss Side.

The top occupations listed by people in Moss Side are Professional 16.0%, Administrative and secretarial 13.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.1%, Skilled trades 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 11.5%, Administrative 11.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.4%, Elementary 10.1%, Caring personal service 10.0%, Elementary administration and service 8.4%.