Kursaal Demographics (Southend-on-Sea, England)

Kursaal is a ward in Southend-on-Sea of East of England, England and includes areas of Porters Town.

In the 2011 census the population of Kursaal was 11,130 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Kursaal is 35, while the median age is lower at 33.

82.7% of people living in Kursaal were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Zimbabwe, 1.3% Scotland, 0.9% Ireland, 0.5% South Africa, 0.5% India, 0.4% Wales, 0.4% Nigeria, 0.3% Philippines, 0.3% Northern Ireland.

90.2% of people living in Kursaal speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.4% Polish, 0.6% Portuguese, 0.5% Russian, 0.4% Slovak, 0.4% Czech, 0.4% Shona, 0.3% Lithuanian, 0.3% Bengali, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino.

The religious make up of Kursaal is 48.2% Christian, 38.8% No religion, 1.7% Muslim, 0.6% Hindu, 0.6% Jewish, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic. 901 people did not state a religion. 59 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

27.9% of people are married, 17.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 32.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 14.1% are separated or divorced. There are 928 widowed people living in Kursaal.

The top occupations listed by people in Kursaal are Elementary 14.4%, Administrative and secretarial 13.1%, Professional 12.7%, Elementary administration and service 12.6%, Skilled trades 11.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.0%, Administrative 10.6%, Associate professional and technical 10.6%, Sales and customer service 9.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.8%.