Hetton Demographics (Sunderland, England)

Hetton is a ward in Sunderland of North East, England and includes areas of High Moorsley, Hetton-Le-Hole, Peat Car Estate, Four Lane Ends, Easington Lane, Pearsons Industrial Estate, Lyons Industrial Estate, Elemore Vale, West Rainton, Rainton Gate, Broom Hill, East Rainton, Park Estate and Rainton Bridge.

In the 2011 census the population of Hetton was 11,046 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Hetton is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

97.1% of people living in Hetton were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.9% Scotland, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% India, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Northern Ireland, 0.1% China, 0.1% Iran, 0.1% United States.

99.4% of people living in Hetton speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% All other Chinese.

The religious make up of Hetton is 74.3% Christian, 20.0% No religion, 0.2% Muslim, 0.2% Sikh. 532 people did not state a religion. 10 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

46.4% of people are married, 11.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 22.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.5% are separated or divorced. There are 661 widowed people living in Hetton.

The top occupations listed by people in Hetton are Skilled trades 15.3%, Elementary 12.8%, Administrative and secretarial 12.6%, Sales and customer service 11.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.9%, Administrative 10.1%, Professional 10.0%, Elementary administration and service 9.6%, Caring personal service 8.9%.