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

Clayton-Le-Moors General Health Statistics

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

HealthHyndburnLancashireEngland
Very Good43.05%45.95%47.17%
Good34.20%33.66%34.22%
Fair15.14%14.14%13.12%
Bad5.95%4.88%4.25%
Very Bad1.66%1.38%1.25%

Clayton-Le-Moors Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Clayton-Le-Moors are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Clayton-Le-Moors 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.

CountryHyndburnLancashireEngland
United Kingdom92.8%93.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.9%3.7%
Outside the EU5%4.1%9.4%

Clayton-Le-Moors Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Clayton-Le-Moors 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 unemployment in Clayton-Le-Moors is both higher than the average for Lancashire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Clayton-Le-Moors than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitHyndburnLancashireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.4%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)4.1%2.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.8%14.3%13.5%

Clayton-Le-Moors Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureHyndburnLancashireEngland
Owned33.4%35.7%30.6%
Mortgage34.3%35.3%32.8%
Shared0.2%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4%4.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.8%7.9%8.3%
Private Rented16.6%13.7%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

Clayton-Le-Moors Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Clayton-Le-Moors and are from the UK Census of 2011. Clayton-Le-Moors 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.

QualificationHyndburnLancashireEngland
No Qualifications28%23.6%22.5%
Level 113.8%13%13.3%
Level 216.2%15.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.5%4.5%3.6%
Level 312.5%13.6%12.4%
Level 418.9%25%27.4%
Other4.9%4.5%5.7%

Clayton-Le-Moors Age Distribution Statistics

AgeHyndburnLancashireEngland
Age 0 to 46.7%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.2%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%9.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.5%5.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.2%18.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.1%20.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 748.8%9.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age38.740.539.3
Median Age394139

Clayton-Le-Moors 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. Clayton-Le-Moors has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeHyndburnLancashireEngland
AB13.21%20.16%22.96%
C127.12%30.05%30.92%
C225.39%22.60%20.64%
DE34.27%27.19%25.49%


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

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