If you are thinking of moving to Ashby Magna 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 Magna to figures for Leicestershire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Ashby Magna is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Ashby Magna Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Ashby Magna 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 Ashby Magna is both lower than the average for Leicestershire 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 Ashby Magna than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.2%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.2%||1.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||6.7%||9.2%||13.5%|
Ashby Magna General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Ashby Magna. The percentage of residents in Ashby Magna rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Ashby Magna rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Ashby Magna is generally better than in the average person in England.
Ashby Magna Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Ashby Magna has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Ashby Magna is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.4%||6.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7%||4.2%||8.3%|
Ashby Magna Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Ashby Magna and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Ashby Magna Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Ashby Magna as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Ashby Magna is also older than the Leicestershire average, making Ashby Magna a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.5%||5.6%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.8%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.5%||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.3%||9.1%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.3%||5.4%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.7%||19.5%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.4%||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.1%||6.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.9%||9.5%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.9%||5.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.4%||2.3%|
Ashby Magna Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Ashby Magna are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Ashby Magna 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||0.5%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.6%||1.8%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.3%||5%||9.4%|
Ashby Magna 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. Ashby Magna has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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