Lanehead Demographics (Burnley, England)

Lanehead is a ward in Burnley of North West, England and includes areas of Briercliffe, Walshaw, Lane Bottom, Marsden Height Nelson, Heasandforth Ind Est, Kibble Bank, Haggate, Heasandford, Heasandford Ind Est, Clockhouse, Harle Syke and Marsden Height.

In the 2011 census the population of Lanehead was 5,904 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Lanehead is 40, while the median age is higher at 41.

87.7% of people living in Lanehead were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.5% Pakistan, 1.4% Scotland, 1.2% Philippines, 1.0% Bangladesh, 0.7% Ireland, 0.7% Northern Ireland, 0.5% India, 0.3% Wales, 0.1% South America.

93.6% of people living in Lanehead speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.5% Panjabi, 1.2% Bengali, 1.2% Urdu, 0.6% Pashto, 0.6% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Czech, 0.1% Tamil.

The religious make up of Lanehead is 64.3% Christian, 15.4% No religion, 13.6% Muslim, 0.4% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic. 316 people did not state a religion. 10 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

46.5% of people are married, 9.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.2% are separated or divorced. There are 346 widowed people living in Lanehead.

The top occupations listed by people in Lanehead are Professional 16.0%, Elementary 13.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.5%, Skilled trades 11.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 11.4%, Elementary administration and service 10.2%, Caring personal service 10.1%, Associate professional and technical 9.8%, Administrative and secretarial 9.2%, Sales and customer service 8.5%.