Socio-economic statistics for Baile Ailein, Western Isles

Socio-economic statistics for Baile Ailein, Western Isles
Socio-economic statistics for Baile Ailein, Western Isles

Socio-economic statistics for Baile Ailein, Western Isles

Statistics

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

Baile Ailein Education Statistics

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

Qualification
No Qualifications%%
Level 1%%
Level 2%%
Apprenticeship%%
Level 3%%
Level 4%%
Other%%

Baile Ailein General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Baile Ailein.

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Baile Ailein 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.

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Baile Ailein Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Tenure
Owned%%
Mortgage%%
Shared%%
Social Rented (Council)%%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)%%
Private Rented%%
Other%%
Rent Free%%

Baile Ailein Age Distribution Statistics

Age
Age 0 to 4%%
Age 5 to 9%%
Age 10 to14%%
Age 15 to 17%%
Age 18 to 24%%
Age 25 to 29%%
Age 30 to 44%%
Age 45 to 59%%
Age 60 to 64%%
Age 65 to 74%%
Age 75 to 84%%
Age 85 and over%%
Mean Age
Median Age

Baile Ailein Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Baile Ailein are from the UK Census of 2011.

Country
United Kingdom%%
Rebublic of Ireland%%
Other EU Countries%%
Outside the EU%%

Baile Ailein 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 Baile Ailein 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. Baile Ailein is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Baile Ailein is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Baile Ailein 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 Baile Ailein than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEilean SiarScotland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.7%15.7%


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

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