Socio-economic statistics for Abbey Hey, Manchester

Socio-economic statistics for Abbey Hey, Manchester
Socio-economic statistics for Abbey Hey, Manchester

Socio-economic statistics for Abbey Hey, Manchester

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

Abbey Hey 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.

GradeManchesterEngland
AB19.27%22.96%
C132.84%30.92%
C214.73%20.64%
DE33.16%25.49%

Abbey Hey Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Abbey Hey come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area. The rate of unemployment in Abbey Hey 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 Abbey Hey than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitManchesterEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)19.2%13.5%

Abbey Hey Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Abbey Hey has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Abbey Hey 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

TenureManchesterEngland
Owned15.2%30.6%
Mortgage22.6%32.8%
Shared0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)13.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)18.1%8.3%
Private Rented26.9%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Abbey Hey Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Abbey Hey are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Abbey Hey 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.

CountryManchesterEngland
United Kingdom74.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries4.6%3.7%
Outside the EU19%9.4%

Abbey Hey Education Statistics

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

QualificationManchesterEngland
No Qualifications23.1%22.5%
Level 111.1%13.3%
Level 212%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.7%3.6%
Level 316%12.4%
Level 428.9%27.4%
Other7.1%5.7%

Abbey Hey Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeManchesterEngland
Age 0 to 47.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 2417.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 2911.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5914.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.6%6%
Age 65 to 744.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.2%2.3%
Mean Age33.239.3
Median Age2939

Abbey Hey General Health Statistics

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

HealthManchesterEngland
Very Good48.76%47.17%
Good31.69%34.22%
Fair12.45%13.12%
Bad5.37%4.25%
Very Bad1.72%1.25%


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


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