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Purley & Woodcote, Croydon

Ethnic Makeup near Purley National Rail Station, Purley

Main ethnicity

White British48%37%

Higher than average

White British48%37%

Lower than average

White Irish0.3%1.8%
Other Asian2.3%5%
Immediate area
Average for London

Ethnic Makeup

White British 48%
Other White 14%
Black African 8%
Indian 6%
Black Caribbean 5%
Mixed 5%
Chinese 4%
Other 3%
Pakistani 2.3%
Other Asian 2.3%
Bangladeshi 1.7%
Other Black 1%
White Irish 0.3%
Gypsy 0%
Roma 0%
Arab 0%

Data source: Office for National Statistics

Census 2021

The address Purley National Rail Station, Purley is situated within the Immediate Area, which displays distinctive ethnic group characteristics:

The main ethnic group is White British, representing 48% of the population. On average, 37% of the population in London belong to the White British ethnic group.

The following ethnic groups have proportions higher than the average for the London:

  • White British: 48% (London average: 37%)
  • Chinese: 4% (London average: 1.7%)

Conversely, the following ethnic groups have a proportion lower than the average for London:

  • White Irish: 0.3% (London average: 1.8%)
  • Bangladeshi: 1.7% (London average: 4%)
  • Other Asian: 2.3% (London average: 5%)
  • Arab: 0% (London average: 1.6%)

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