Socio-economic statistics for Bagshot Heath, Surrey

Socio-economic statistics for Bagshot Heath, Surrey
Socio-economic statistics for Bagshot Heath, Surrey

Socio-economic statistics for Bagshot Heath, Surrey

Statistics

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

Bagshot Heath Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Owned34.8%34.8%30.6%
Mortgage42%38.1%32.8%
Shared0.8%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.2%4.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%6.5%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%12.2%15.4%
Other1.9%1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.2%1.3%

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

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GradeSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
AB36.13%35.57%22.96%
C134.44%33.53%30.92%
C217.13%17.28%20.64%
DE12.30%13.63%25.49%

Bagshot Heath Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Bagshot Heath as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.9%7.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.3%21.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%20.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6.1%6%
Age 65 to 748.9%8.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.7%2.3%
Mean Age40.240.239.3
Median Age414039

Bagshot Heath General Health Statistics

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

HealthSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Very Good53.47%52.43%47.17%
Good33.30%33.56%34.22%
Fair10.00%10.56%13.12%
Bad2.49%2.70%4.25%
Very Bad0.74%0.75%1.25%

Bagshot Heath Education Statistics

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

QualificationSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
No Qualifications15%15.9%22.5%
Level 113.5%12.2%13.3%
Level 216.3%15.3%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%2.9%3.6%
Level 312.2%12.3%12.4%
Level 434.5%36.2%27.4%
Other5.1%5.1%5.7%

Bagshot Heath 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 Bagshot Heath 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. Bagshot Heath is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Bagshot Heath 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Bagshot Heath than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%7.1%13.5%

Bagshot Heath rates 1/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Bagshot Heath Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Bagshot Heath are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Bagshot Heath 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.

CountrySurrey HeathSurreyEngland
United Kingdom86.7%85.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.2%3.9%3.7%
Outside the EU9.2%9.5%9.4%



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

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