Socio-economic statistics for Birchmoor, Warwickshire

Socio-economic statistics for Birchmoor, Warwickshire
Socio-economic statistics for Birchmoor, Warwickshire

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

Birchmoor Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureNorth WarwickshireEngland
Social Rented (Council)10.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%15.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Birchmoor General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Birchmoor. The percentage of residents in Birchmoor rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Birchmoor rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Birchmoor is generally worse than in the average person in England.

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HealthNorth WarwickshireEngland
Very Good45.12%47.17%
Very Bad1.38%1.25%

Birchmoor Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Birchmoor is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Birchmoor are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Birchmoor is both lower than the average for Warwickshire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Birchmoor than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitNorth WarwickshireWarwickshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.9%2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.9%10.3%13.5%

Birchmoor Immigration Statistics

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

CountryNorth WarwickshireEngland
United Kingdom97.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.1%3.7%
Outside the EU1.3%9.4%

Birchmoor Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeNorth WarwickshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.2%6%
Age 65 to 7410.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age41.739.3
Median Age4339

Birchmoor Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorth WarwickshireEngland
No Qualifications27.9%22.5%
Level 115.3%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.2%
Level 311.9%12.4%
Level 419.8%27.4%

Birchmoor 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.

GradeNorth WarwickshireEngland

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

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