Socio-economic statistics for Blidworth Bottoms, Nottinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Blidworth Bottoms, Nottinghamshire
Socio-economic statistics for Blidworth Bottoms, Nottinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Blidworth Bottoms, Nottinghamshire


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

Blidworth Bottoms Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom94.4%94.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.3%2.8%9.4%

Blidworth Bottoms Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Blidworth Bottoms as a whole, is older than the national average.

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Age 0 to 45.7%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.3%21.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.8%9.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age41.441.139.3
Median Age424239

Blidworth Bottoms Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)4%9.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented11.9%11.9%15.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%1.3%

Blidworth Bottoms Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications23.6%25.5%22.5%
Level 113.7%14%13.3%
Level 215.8%15.8%15.2%
Level 312.9%12.2%12.4%
Level 425.3%24%27.4%

Blidworth Bottoms General Health Statistics

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

Very Good45.05%44.80%47.17%
Very Bad1.17%1.33%1.25%

Blidworth Bottoms 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 Blidworth Bottoms 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Blidworth Bottoms 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.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3%2.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.8%13.8%13.5%

Blidworth Bottoms 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.


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

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