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

Middle Park Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Middle Park and are from the UK Census of 2011. Middle Park 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. Middle Park also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Middle Park are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationGreenwichEngland
No Qualifications20.6%22.5%
Level 112%13.3%
Level 213.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.9%3.6%
Level 310.7%12.4%
Level 433.2%27.4%
Other8.5%5.7%

Middle Park 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.

GradeGreenwichEngland
AB24.70%22.96%
C131.67%30.92%
C217.91%20.64%
DE25.71%25.49%

Middle Park Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Middle Park are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Middle Park has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryGreenwichEngland
United Kingdom69%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries6.2%3.7%
Outside the EU23.5%9.4%

Middle Park Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Middle Park has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Middle Park is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation

TenureGreenwichEngland
Owned16.4%30.6%
Mortgage26.9%32.8%
Shared1.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)22.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11.7%8.3%
Private Rented18.5%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Middle Park General Health Statistics

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

HealthGreenwichEngland
Very Good50.14%47.17%
Good32.95%34.22%
Fair11.54%13.12%
Bad4.09%4.25%
Very Bad1.27%1.25%

Middle Park Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeGreenwichEngland
Age 0 to 48.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4425.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5916.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 644%6%
Age 65 to 745.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.5%2.3%
Mean Age34.639.3
Median Age3339

Middle Park Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Middle Park 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 Middle Park is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitGreenwichEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.2%13.5%


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

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