Information about Worthing

Population
111,338
Avg Annual Income
£44,123
Full Time Employees
27.39%
Average Age
44.27
Worthing Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Worthing is 111,338 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Worthing is 57,509, and the female population is 53,829. 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 94,680, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 5,811. 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 No religion (50,895), followed by Christian (48,897), 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 (23,654), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (17,226). 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 Worthing area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (30,500), while 23,919 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 29,318 adults have Level 3 education, while 14,057 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Worthing area are

  • Professional occupations (10711)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (7625), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (6680)

Age

The average age of people living in Worthing is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (17861), Between 45 to 54 (15741), and Between 55 to 64 (14650). 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 Worthing has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (20,910) followed by Intermediate occupations (12,636), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,954). 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 Worthing

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Age | Worthing
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Population of Worthing over the years

Male Population of Worthing over the years
Female Population of Worthing over the years
Postcodes in Worthing

The postcode district BN are associated with the Worthing, and there are total 5 postcode areas (listed below). The Worthing has a total of 3488 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Worthing
NameType
AreaWorthing
Ward

Broadwater

Castle

Central

Durrington

Gaisford

Goring

Heene

Marine

Northbrook

Offington

Salvington

Selden

Tarring

LTLA22
UTLA22West Sussex
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland