Socio-economic statistics for Bearwood, Poole

Socio-economic statistics for Bearwood, Poole
Socio-economic statistics for Bearwood, Poole

Socio-economic statistics for Bearwood, Poole

Statistics

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

Bearwood Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenurePooleEngland
Owned35.8%30.6%
Mortgage34.6%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)6.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5%8.3%
Private Rented14.6%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Bearwood 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.

GradePooleEngland
AB23.28%22.96%
C131.66%30.92%
C223.43%20.64%
DE21.64%25.49%

Bearwood Immigration Statistics

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

CountryPooleEngland
United Kingdom91.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4.5%9.4%

Bearwood Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Bearwood as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Bearwood is also older than the average, making Bearwood a older persons location.

AgePooleEngland
Age 0 to 45.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.6%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.3%2.3%
Mean Age42.139.3
Median Age4239

Bearwood General Health Statistics

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

HealthPooleEngland
Very Good46.52%47.17%
Good34.87%34.22%
Fair13.44%13.12%
Bad3.96%4.25%
Very Bad1.21%1.25%

Bearwood Education Statistics

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

QualificationPooleEngland
No Qualifications21.4%22.5%
Level 114.4%13.3%
Level 216.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.9%3.6%
Level 312.5%12.4%
Level 425.5%27.4%
Other4.7%5.7%

Bearwood Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Bearwood 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 Bearwood than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitPooleEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.6%13.5%


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

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