Socio-economic statistics for Albourne Green, West Sussex

Socio-economic statistics for Albourne Green, West Sussex
Socio-economic statistics for Albourne Green, West Sussex

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

Albourne Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Albourne Green are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 Albourne Green is both lower than the average for West Sussex 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 Albourne Green than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitMid SussexWest SussexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)0.9%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.3%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%9.7%13.5%

Albourne Green General Health Statistics

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

HealthMid SussexEngland
Very Good51.80%47.17%
Good33.98%34.22%
Fair10.68%13.12%
Bad2.76%4.25%
Very Bad0.78%1.25%

Albourne Green 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. Albourne Green has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeMid SussexEngland
AB31.74%22.96%
C135.24%30.92%
C218.96%20.64%
DE14.06%25.49%

Albourne Green Education Statistics

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

QualificationMid SussexEngland
No Qualifications14.8%22.5%
Level 113.4%13.3%
Level 217.3%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.4%3.6%
Level 313.2%12.4%
Level 433.6%27.4%
Other4.2%5.7%

Albourne Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureMid SussexEngland
Owned35.5%30.6%
Mortgage38.8%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)0.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.1%8.3%
Private Rented11.7%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Albourne Green Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeMid SussexEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.3%
Mean Age4139.3
Median Age4239

Albourne Green Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Albourne Green are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Albourne Green 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.

CountryMid SussexEngland
United Kingdom90.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.9%3.7%
Outside the EU6.1%9.4%



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


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