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

Barton-under-Needwood Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Barton-under-Needwood and are from the UK Census of 2011. Barton-under-Needwood 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.

QualificationEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications24.7%24.8%22.5%
Level 114.2%14%13.3%
Level 216.1%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.2%3.8%3.6%
Level 311.7%12.7%12.4%
Level 423.4%24%27.4%
Other5.7%4.4%5.7%

Barton-under-Needwood 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.

GradeEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
AB20.02%21.22%22.96%
C126.06%29.71%30.92%
C222.47%23.66%20.64%
DE31.45%25.41%25.49%

Barton-under-Needwood General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Barton-under-Needwood. The percentage of residents in Barton-under-Needwood rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Very Good45.86%45.32%47.17%
Good35.72%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.47%13.84%13.12%
Bad3.85%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.09%1.28%1.25%

Barton-under-Needwood Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Barton-under-Needwood as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Barton-under-Needwood is younger than the Staffordshire average.

AgeEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.2%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.2%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.3%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.1%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%7%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age39.841.339.3
Median Age404239

Barton-under-Needwood Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Barton-under-Needwood 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Barton-under-Needwood than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.5%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.9%11.6%13.5%

Barton-under-Needwood Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Owned35.1%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage34.5%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.2%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.3%9%8.3%
Private Rented13.8%10.1%15.4%
Other1.3%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.2%1.3%

Barton-under-Needwood Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Barton-under-Needwood are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Barton-under-Needwood 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.

CountryEast StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom91.3%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.6%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU4.7%2.5%9.4%



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

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