If you are thinking of moving to Shore Bottom 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 Shore Bottom to figures for Devon and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Shore Bottom is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Shore Bottom Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Shore Bottom 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 Shore Bottom is both lower than the average for Devon 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 Shore Bottom than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.2%||1.6%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||9.4%||10.8%||13.5%|
Shore Bottom Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Shore Bottom are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Shore Bottom 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%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||2.1%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.8%||3.3%||9.4%|
Shore Bottom Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Shore Bottom as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Shore Bottom is also older than the Devon average, making Shore Bottom a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.4%||5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.5%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.3%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.2%||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||3.9%||4.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||15.5%||17%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.1%||20.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.2%||7.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||13.7%||11.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||9.7%||7.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||4.8%||3.4%||2.3%|
Shore Bottom General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Shore Bottom. The percentage of residents in Shore Bottom rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Shore Bottom Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||6.6%||4.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||2.7%||6.4%||8.3%|
Shore Bottom Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Shore Bottom and are from the UK Census of 2011. Shore Bottom 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. Shore Bottom also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Shore Bottom are better educated than the average England citizen.
Shore Bottom 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.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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