Information about North West Leicestershire

Population
104,707
Avg Annual Income
£44,023
Full Time Employees
31.83%
Average Age
42.81
North West Leicestershire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of North West Leicestershire is 104,707 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in North West Leicestershire is 53,071, and the female population is 51,634. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the immediate area is White: English, with a total of 96,430, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 3,373. As compared to the population in England, the main ethnicities were White: English(41,540,791) followed by Asian: Indian(1,843,248) and Asian: Pakistani(1,570,285). In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (51,429), followed by No religion (45,987), whereas, in England, the main religion was Christian(26,167,899), Muslim(3,801,186), and Hindu(1,020,533). While 20,715,664 mentioned 'No Religion' and 3,400,548 did not answer

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (23,178), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (14,910). While in England, 11,349,743 households are not deprived in any dimension, and 7,842,690 households are deprived in one dimension.

Economic Status

Most people in the North West Leicestershire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (33,330), while 20,824 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 25,818 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,133 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the North West Leicestershire area are

  • Professional occupations (8940)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7305), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (6845)

Age

The average age of people living in North West Leicestershire is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (17383), Between 45 to 54 (15254), and Between 55 to 64 (14068). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in North West Leicestershire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (17,822) followed by Routine occupations (12,965), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,172). In England, Most of the population(9,172,372) have Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations, followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations(6,092,791)

Map of North West Leicestershire

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Population of North West Leicestershire over the years

Male Population of North West Leicestershire over the years
Female Population of North West Leicestershire over the years
Postcodes in North West Leicestershire

The postcode district LE, DE, NG are associated with the North West Leicestershire, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The North West Leicestershire has a total of 4207 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of North West Leicestershire
NameType
AreaNorth West Leicestershire
Ward

Appleby

Ashby Castle

Ashby Holywell

Ashby Ivanhoe

Ashby Money Hill

Ashby Willesley

Ashby Woulds

Bardon

Blackfordby

Broom Leys

Castle Donington Castle

Castle Donington Central

Castle Rock

Coalville East

Coalville West

Daleacre Hill

Ellistown & Battleflat

Greenhill

Hermitage

Holly Hayes

Hugglescote St John's

Hugglescote St Mary's

Ibstock East

Kegworth

Long Whatton & Diseworth

Measham North

Measham South

Oakthorpe & Donisthorpe

Ravenstone & Packington

Sence Valley

Snibston North

Snibston South

Thornborough

Thringstone

Valley

Worthington & Breedon

LTLA22
UTLA22Leicestershire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland