Socio-economic statistics for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Leicestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal, Leicestershire


If you are thinking of moving to Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal 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 Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal to figures for Leicestershire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%9.2%13.5%

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal is a relatively affluent area.

TenureHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Social Rented (Council)7.1%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.2%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented10.3%10.8%15.4%
Rent Free1%1.1%1.3%

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal and are from the UK Census of 2011. Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal 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.

QualificationHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
No Qualifications24.4%22.1%22.5%
Level 114.3%13.4%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.5%15.2%
Level 312.4%13.8%12.4%
Level 424.1%26.1%27.4%

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal. The percentage of residents in Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Very Good46.26%47.47%47.17%
Very Bad0.98%0.93%1.25%

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal 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.

CountryHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
United Kingdom95.9%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%3.7%
Outside the EU2.4%5%9.4%

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal is also older than the Leicestershire average, making Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal a older persons location.

AgeHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%5.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%9.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.5%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%20.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%9.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age41.740.839.3
Median Age434239

Ashby-de-la-Zouch Canal 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.

GradeHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland

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

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