Scilly Has ‘The Force’ According To Last Census

dark skiesScilly has the second highest percentage of ‘Jedi Knights’ in the country according to data released to coincide with the launch of the new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens.

Fourteen islanders, or 0.6% of our population, recorded their religion as Jedi Knight in the last national census, beaten only by Brighton, where just under 1% said they held that faith.

During the 2011 survey, 176,632 people declared their religion as Jedi Knight, making it the most popular ‘Other Religion’ across England and Wales.