If you are thinking of moving to Beggearn Huish 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 Beggearn Huish to figures for Somerset and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Beggearn Huish is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Beggearn Huish 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. Beggearn Huish has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Beggearn Huish Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||1.2%||5.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||13.5%||7.6%||8.3%|
Beggearn Huish Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Beggearn Huish and are from the UK Census of 2011. Beggearn Huish 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.
Beggearn Huish Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Beggearn Huish as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Beggearn Huish is also older than the Somerset average, making Beggearn Huish a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.2%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4%||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||4.7%||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.2%||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.5%||5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||13.3%||17.5%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.1%||20.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||9%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||14.9%||10.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||9.7%||7.1%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||4.4%||3.1%||2.3%|
Beggearn Huish General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Beggearn Huish. The percentage of residents in Beggearn Huish rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Beggearn Huish rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Beggearn Huish is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Beggearn Huish Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Beggearn Huish 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 Beggearn Huish is both lower than the average for Somerset and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.8%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.4%||2.2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13%||11.5%||13.5%|
Beggearn Huish Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Beggearn Huish are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Beggearn Huish 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%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.5%||2.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.2%||2.9%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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