Ethnicity

Content last reviewed: May 2017

Ethnicity In Central Bedfordshire

10.3% of people in Central Bedfordshire were from ethnic minority communities in 2011, compared to 20.2% in England. The largest of these groups in Central Bedfordshire are White Other (2.8%; note that this group does not include White British, White Irish, or Gypsy or Irish Traveller groups); White Irish (1.2%) and Indian (1.0%).  

% of people in Central Bedfordshire from ethnic minority communities in 2011
Ethnicity Number  %
All usual residents 254,380  
White: British 228,055  89.7%
White: Irish      3150  1.2%
White: Gypsy or Irish Traveller        480  0.2%
White: Other White      7040  2.8%
Mixed: White and Caribbean      1785  0.27%
Mixed: White and Black African        520  0.2%
Mixed: White and Asian      1475  0.6%
Mixed: Other Mixed      1005  0.4%
Asian: Indian      2535  1.0%
Asian: Pakistani        440  0.2%
Asian: Bangladeshi        215  0.1%
Asian: Chinese      1405  0.6%
Asian: Other Asian      1810  0.7%
Black: Black African      2055  0.8%
Black: Black Caribbean      1230  0.5%
Black: Other Black        330  0.1%
Other: Arab        355  0.1%
Other: Any other ethnic Group        495  0.2%

Source: Office for National Statistics, 2011 Census, Table KS201EW, Ethnic group (1)

References

(1)   Office for National Statistics, 2011 Census, Table KS201EW, Ethnic group 


Last updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017