Written by Anonymous Visitor and posted in Statistics

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

Brymbo Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeConwyWales
Age 0 to 45.1%5.8%
Age 5 to 94.8%5.3%
Age 10 to145.6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.7%6.1%
Age 30 to 4416.6%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.7%6.7%
Age 65 to 7412.1%9.8%
Age 75 to 848.6%6.1%
Age 85 and over3.7%2.4%
Mean Age44.640.6
Median Age4641

Brymbo Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Brymbo and are from the UK Census of 2011. Brymbo has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Brymbo also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Brymbo are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

QualificationConwyWales
No Qualifications25.6%25.9%
Level 113.1%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.9%3.9%
Level 311.3%12.3%
Level 425.5%24.5%
Other4.6%4.3%

Brymbo General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Brymbo. The percentage of residents in Brymbo rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthConwyWales
Very Good45.42%46.64%
Good32.09%31.12%
Fair15.51%14.62%
Bad5.41%5.82%
Very Bad1.57%1.81%

Brymbo Immigration Statistics

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

CountryConwyWales
United Kingdom95.7%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%
Outside the EU2.2%3.3%

Brymbo 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.

GradeConwyWales
AB18.29%17.93%
C129.23%29.31%
C224.32%23.06%
DE28.16%29.69%

Brymbo Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Brymbo 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.

BenefitConwyWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16.8%17.4%

Brymbo Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureConwyWales
Owned39.9%35.4%
Mortgage29.5%32%
Shared0.7%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)5.1%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.6%6.6%
Private Rented15.1%12.7%
Other1.6%1.5%
Rent Free1.6%1.6%


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

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