If you are thinking of moving to Beggars Bush 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 Beggars Bush to figures for West Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Beggars Bush is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Beggars Bush Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Beggars Bush as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Beggars Bush is also older than the West Sussex average, making Beggars Bush a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.2%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.2%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||19.4%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.8%||20.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11%||10.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.7%||7.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.3%||3.3%||2.3%|
Beggars Bush 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.
Beggars Bush General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Beggars Bush. The percentage of residents in Beggars Bush rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Beggars Bush Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Beggars Bush and are from the UK Census of 2011. Beggars Bush 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.
Beggars Bush Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Beggars Bush 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.3%||1.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||1.8%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.8%||9.7%||13.5%|
Beggars Bush Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Beggars Bush has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Beggars Bush is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||9.8%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.2%||7.9%||8.3%|
Beggars Bush Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Beggars Bush are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Beggars Bush 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||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.9%||3.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.7%||6.1%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
Do you live in Beggars Bush? Let us know what you think in the comments below.