Information about South Cambridgeshire

Population
162,117
Avg Annual Income
£55,078
Full Time Employees
31.85%
Average Age
42.42
South Cambridgeshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of South Cambridgeshire is 162,117 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in South Cambridgeshire is 82,562, and the female population is 79,557. 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 128,985, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 13,200. 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 (73,469), followed by No religion (70,269), 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 (39,133), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (20,695). 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 South Cambridgeshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (51,627), while 29,592 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 62,375 adults have Level 3 education, while 15,214 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the South Cambridgeshire area are

  • Professional occupations (26002)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (12816), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (11201)

Age

The average age of people living in South Cambridgeshire is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (29789), Between 45 to 54 (23729), and Between 35 to 44 (22919). 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 South Cambridgeshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (31,186) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (30,668), and Intermediate occupations (14,846). 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 South Cambridgeshire

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Population of South Cambridgeshire over the years

Male Population of South Cambridgeshire over the years
Female Population of South Cambridgeshire over the years
Postcodes in South Cambridgeshire

The postcode district CB, PE, SG are associated with the South Cambridgeshire, and there are total 15 postcode areas (listed below). The South Cambridgeshire has a total of 6783 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of South Cambridgeshire
NameType
AreaSouth Cambridgeshire
Ward

Balsham

Bar Hill

Barrington

Bassingbourn

Caldecote

Cambourne

Caxton & Papworth

Cottenham

Duxford

Fen Ditton & Fulbourn

Foxton

Gamlingay

Girton

Hardwick

Harston & Comberton

Histon & Impington

Linton

Longstanton

Melbourn

Milton & Waterbeach

Over & Willingham

Sawston

Shelford

Swavesey

The Mordens

Whittlesford

LTLA22
UTLA22Cambridgeshire
RegionEast of England
CountryEngland