If you are thinking of moving to Blakenhall 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 Blakenhall to figures for Cheshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Blakenhall is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Blakenhall Age Distribution Statistics
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Blakenhall Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Blakenhall come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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.
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Blakenhall Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Blakenhall are from the UK Census of 2011.
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Blakenhall 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.
Blakenhall General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Blakenhall.
Blakenhall Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Blakenhall and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Blakenhall Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
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Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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