Socio-economic statistics for Barford, Warwickshire

Socio-economic statistics for Barford, Warwickshire
Socio-economic statistics for Barford, Warwickshire

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

Barford Age Distribution Statistics

Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.6%
Age 10 to145.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.9%6%
Age 65 to 748.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age39.739.3
Median Age3939

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

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Barford 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 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Barford 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Barford is both lower than the average for Warwickshire 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 Barford than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.6%2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.1%10.3%13.5%

Barford rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Barford General Health Statistics

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

Very Good50.61%47.17%
Very Bad0.93%1.25%

Barford Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom88.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.2%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%3.7%
Outside the EU6.9%9.4%

Barford Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)9.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.3%8.3%
Private Rented16.7%15.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Barford Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Barford and are from the UK Census of 2011. Barford has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Barford also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Barford are better educated than the average England citizen.

No Qualifications16.4%22.5%
Level 110.1%13.3%
Level 212.7%15.2%
Level 314.4%12.4%
Level 438.4%27.4%

What is the population of Barford and Warwick?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Warwick including Barford. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Bishop's Tachbrook5850
Cubbington & Leek Wootton8794
Kenilworth Abbey & Arden8434
Kenilworth Park Hill9385
Kenilworth St John's9203
Leamington Brunswick10751
Leamington Clarendon11209
Leamington Lillington11675
Leamington Milverton10009
Leamington Willes10571
Radford Semele3021
Warwick All Saints & Woodloes9288
Warwick Aylesford6962
Warwick Myton & Heathcote7482
Warwick Saltisford7299
Warwick Total144909

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

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