If you are thinking of moving to Great Edstone 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 Great Edstone to figures for North Yorkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Great Edstone is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Great Edstone Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Great Edstone 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 Great Edstone is both lower than the average for North Yorkshire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Great Edstone than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.3%||1.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8.5%||9.4%||13.5%|
Great Edstone Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Great Edstone are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Great Edstone 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.3%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||2.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2%||3.2%||9.4%|
Great Edstone 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.
Great Edstone Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Great Edstone as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Great Edstone is also older than the North Yorkshire average, making Great Edstone a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.6%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.7%||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.8%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.1%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.3%||7.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4%||5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.4%||17.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.2%||21.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.4%||7.5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.4%||10.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.9%||6.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||2.8%||2.3%|
Great Edstone General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Great Edstone. The percentage of residents in Great Edstone rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Great Edstone Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||0.9%||4%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.9%||7.2%||8.3%|
Great Edstone Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Great Edstone and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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