If you are thinking of moving to Penrhiwgoch 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 Penrhiwgoch to figures for Carmarthenshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Penrhiwgoch is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Penrhiwgoch Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Penrhiwgoch 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.8%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3.5%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||17.3%||17.4%|
Penrhiwgoch Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Penrhiwgoch are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.3%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||2%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||1.8%||3.3%|
Penrhiwgoch 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.
Penrhiwgoch Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Penrhiwgoch and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Penrhiwgoch Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Penrhiwgoch as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Penrhiwgoch is also older than the average, making Penrhiwgoch a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.6%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.2%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.3%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.9%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.1%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.9%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.8%||2.4%|
Penrhiwgoch Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||11.2%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.6%||6.6%|
Penrhiwgoch General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Penrhiwgoch. The percentage of residents in Penrhiwgoch rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Penrhiwgoch rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Penrhiwgoch is generally worse than in the average person in Wales.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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