Socio-economic statistics for Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire
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If you are thinking of moving to Ashby St Ledgers 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 St Ledgers to figures for Northamptonshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Ashby St Ledgers is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Ashby St Ledgers Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Ashby St Ledgers are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Ashby St Ledgers 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.

CountryDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
United Kingdom94%89.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.4%4.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3%5.8%9.4%

Ashby St Ledgers Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Ashby St Ledgers 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 St Ledgers is both lower than the average for Northamptonshire 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 St Ledgers than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.4%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9%12.1%13.5%

Ashby St Ledgers Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Owned33.3%29.1%30.6%
Mortgage38.4%38.7%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.1%8.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.9%6.9%8.3%
Private Rented11%13.4%15.4%
Other1.1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%1.3%

Ashby St Ledgers Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Ashby St Ledgers and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
No Qualifications18.9%22.3%22.5%
Level 114.8%15.2%13.3%
Level 217%16.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.4%4.1%3.6%
Level 311.8%11.9%12.4%
Level 428.8%24.1%27.4%
Other4.3%5.8%5.7%

Ashby St Ledgers Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Ashby St Ledgers as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Ashby St Ledgers is also older than the Northamptonshire average, making Ashby St Ledgers a older persons location.

AgeDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%6.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%6.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%6.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%21.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.3%6.4%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%8.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%4.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2%2.3%
Mean Age40.939.139.3
Median Age433939

Ashby St Ledgers 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 St Ledgers has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
AB27.80%21.29%22.96%
C130.65%30.16%30.92%
C221.42%22.47%20.64%
DE20.13%26.08%25.49%

Ashby St Ledgers General Health Statistics

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

HealthDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Very Good48.44%46.83%47.17%
Good35.27%36.00%34.22%
Fair12.07%12.61%13.12%
Bad3.31%3.55%4.25%
Very Bad0.91%1.02%1.25%


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

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