Socio-economic statistics for Bolehall, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Bolehall, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Bolehall, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Bolehall, Staffordshire


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

Bolehall Age Distribution Statistics

Age 0 to 46.6%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.7%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%7%6%
Age 65 to 748.5%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.5%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.6%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age38.641.339.3
Median Age394239

Bolehall General Health Statistics

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

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Very Good45.60%45.32%47.17%
Very Bad1.31%1.28%1.25%

Bolehall Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)14.2%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%9%8.3%
Private Rented10%10.1%15.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.2%1.3%

Bolehall Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Bolehall are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Bolehall 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 Kingdom96.3%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.4%2.5%9.4%

Bolehall 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. Bolehall has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Bolehall 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 Bolehall 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. Bolehall is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Bolehall 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)2.3%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.4%11.6%13.5%

Bolehall rates 5/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Bolehall Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Bolehall and are from the UK Census of 2011. Bolehall 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 Qualifications26.8%24.8%22.5%
Level 117.4%14%13.3%
Level 217.8%16.4%15.2%
Level 312.5%12.7%12.4%
Level 417.4%24%27.4%

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

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