Lindfield Demographics (Mid Sussex, England)

Lindfield is a ward in Mid Sussex of South East, England and includes areas of Lindfield, Beckworth, Lyoth Common and America.

In the 2011 census the population of Lindfield was 6,994 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Lindfield is 45, while the median age is higher at 47.

88.5% of people living in Lindfield were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.9% Scotland, 1.3% Wales, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.3% Australia, 0.3% United States, 0.2% Hong Kong .

98.4% of people living in Lindfield speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% French, 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Dutch, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% German, 0.1% Northern European Language, 0.1% Italian.

The religious make up of Lindfield is 65.5% Christian, 24.1% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Hindu. 625 people did not state a religion. 18 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

59.6% of people are married, 7.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 15.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.2% are separated or divorced. There are 305 widowed people living in Lindfield.

The top occupations listed by people in Lindfield are Professional 26.2%, Associate professional and technical 17.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 16.8%, Administrative and secretarial 12.5%, Corporate managers and directors 11.3%, Business and public service associate professionals 10.3%, Business, media and public service professionals 9.4%, Administrative 8.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.3%, Skilled trades 7.0%.