Written by Anonymous Visitor and posted in Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to Bilton 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 Bilton to figures for Warwickshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Bilton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Bilton Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Bilton are from the UK Census of 2011.

CountryRugbyWarwickshireEngland
United Kingdom88.3%91.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries4.8%2.9%3.7%
Outside the EU6.1%4.7%9.4%

Bilton Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Bilton as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Bilton is younger than the Warwickshire average.

AgeRugbyWarwickshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.3%5.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.3%8.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.3%5.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920%20.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6.6%6%
Age 65 to 749.4%9.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age4040.939.3
Median Age404139

Bilton General Health Statistics

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

HealthRugbyWarwickshireEngland
Very Good47.68%47.40%47.17%
Good35.28%34.80%34.22%
Fair12.57%12.92%13.12%
Bad3.51%3.80%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%1.09%1.25%

Bilton Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Bilton and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationRugbyWarwickshireEngland
No Qualifications19.6%21.6%22.5%
Level 113.3%12.9%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.3%4.1%3.6%
Level 311.7%12.4%12.4%
Level 428.2%28.8%27.4%
Other6%4.9%5.7%

Bilton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Bilton 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. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Bilton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitRugbyWarwickshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%10.3%13.5%

Bilton 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.

GradeRugbyWarwickshireEngland
AB25.18%26.48%22.96%
C128.47%29.69%30.92%
C221.21%20.91%20.64%
DE25.15%22.92%25.49%

Bilton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Bilton has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Bilton is a relatively affluent area.

TenureRugbyWarwickshireEngland
Owned32.9%34.5%30.6%
Mortgage36.6%35.5%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.2%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%5.9%8.3%
Private Rented12.6%12.8%15.4%
Other1.5%1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.2%1.3%


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

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