Ham Demographics (Plymouth, England)

Ham is a ward in Plymouth of South West, England and includes areas of Beacon Park, Camels Head, North Prospect, Swilly, Keyham, Ham, Lowerside, Ford, Manadon and Pennycross.

In the 2011 census the population of Ham was 13,294 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Ham is 39, while the median age is also 39.

93.0% of people living in Ham were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.5% Scotland, 0.9% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.1% India, 0.1% Nigeria, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Philippines.

98.2% of people living in Ham speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.5% Polish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Thai, 0.1% Kurdish.

The religious make up of Ham is 57.1% Christian, 34.0% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Muslim, 0.1% Hindu.

928 people did not state a religion. 70 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

42.9% of people are married, 13.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.4% are separated or divorced. There are 865 widowed people living in Ham.

The top occupations listed by people in Ham are Elementary 16.7%, Skilled trades 15.0%, Elementary administration and service 14.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.2%, Sales and customer service 11.7%, Administrative and secretarial 10.3%, Process, plant and machine operatives 9.7%, Sales 9.6%, Associate professional and technical 9.3%, Caring personal service 8.9%.