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If you are thinking of moving to Aycliff or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Aycliff to figures for Kent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Aycliff is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Aycliff Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Aycliff are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Aycliff has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.

CountryDoverKentEngland
United Kingdom92.7%90.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU3.8%5.4%9.4%

Aycliff Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Aycliff as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Aycliff is also older than the Kent average, making Aycliff a older persons location.

AgeDoverKentEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%6.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146%6.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%4%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%8.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.9%19.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.4%6.6%6%
Age 65 to 7410.7%9.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age42.140.339.3
Median Age444139

Aycliff Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Aycliff and are from the UK Census of 2011. Aycliff has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationDoverKentEngland
No Qualifications25%22.5%22.5%
Level 114.6%14.7%13.3%
Level 217.4%16.9%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.3%12.4%
Level 422%24.7%27.4%
Other5.1%5.1%5.7%

Aycliff Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureDoverKentEngland
Owned35.3%33.1%30.6%
Mortgage31.3%34.2%32.8%
Shared0.5%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.9%5.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.4%8.1%8.3%
Private Rented15.3%15.1%15.4%
Other1.8%1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%1.3%

Aycliff General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Aycliff. The percentage of residents in Aycliff rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Aycliff rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Aycliff is generally worse than in the average person in England.

HealthDoverKentEngland
Very Good43.37%46.68%47.17%
Good35.35%34.87%34.22%
Fair14.99%13.32%13.12%
Bad4.96%4.00%4.25%
Very Bad1.33%1.14%1.25%

Aycliff Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics

Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner. Aycliff has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeDoverKentEngland
AB17.52%22.42%22.96%
C131.74%31.89%30.92%
C223.39%22.46%20.64%
DE27.36%23.22%25.49%

Aycliff Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Aycliff come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area.

BenefitDoverKentEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.2%2.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15%12.6%13.5%


Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

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