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

Slay Pits Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Slay Pits and are from the UK Census of 2011. Slay Pits 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.

QualificationDoncasterEngland
No Qualifications30.3%22.5%
Level 115.4%13.3%
Level 217%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.5%3.6%
Level 310.7%12.4%
Level 417%27.4%
Other5.2%5.7%

Slay Pits Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Slay Pits as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Slay Pits is also older than the average, making Slay Pits a older persons location.

AgeDoncasterEngland
Age 0 to 46.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age39.839.3
Median Age4039

Slay Pits Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Slay Pits are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Slay Pits 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.

CountryDoncasterEngland
United Kingdom93.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.9%3.7%
Outside the EU3%9.4%

Slay Pits Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureDoncasterEngland
Owned31%30.6%
Mortgage34.4%32.8%
Shared0.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)15.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.6%8.3%
Private Rented13.5%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Slay Pits 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. Slay Pits has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeDoncasterEngland
AB13.47%22.96%
C125.97%30.92%
C225.01%20.64%
DE35.54%25.49%

Slay Pits General Health Statistics

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

HealthDoncasterEngland
Very Good43.56%47.17%
Good34.05%34.22%
Fair15.13%13.12%
Bad5.62%4.25%
Very Bad1.64%1.25%

Slay Pits Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Slay Pits 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 Slay Pits is both higher than the average for 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 Slay Pits than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitDoncasterEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.1%13.5%


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

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