If you are thinking of moving to Barrow upon Humber 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 Barrow upon Humber to figures for North Lincolnshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Barrow upon Humber is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Barrow upon Humber Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Barrow upon Humber are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Barrow upon Humber 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||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.7%||9.4%|
Barrow upon Humber Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Barrow upon Humber as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Barrow upon Humber is also older than the average, making Barrow upon Humber a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.7%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.2%||2.3%|
Barrow upon Humber General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Barrow upon Humber. The percentage of residents in Barrow upon Humber rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Barrow upon Humber Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Barrow upon Humber 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 Barrow upon Humber is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.3%||13.5%|
Barrow upon Humber Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Barrow upon Humber has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Barrow upon Humber is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||6.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8.5%||8.3%|
Barrow upon Humber Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Barrow upon Humber and are from the UK Census of 2011. Barrow upon Humber has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.
Barrow upon Humber 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. Barrow upon Humber has 20% less 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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