Socio-economic statistics for Borrowash, Derbyshire

Socio-economic statistics for Borrowash, Derbyshire
Socio-economic statistics for Borrowash, Derbyshire

Socio-economic statistics for Borrowash, Derbyshire

Statistics

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

Borrowash General Health Statistics

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

HealthErewashDerbyshireEngland
Very Good44.03%44.39%47.17%
Good35.39%34.51%34.22%
Fair14.96%14.92%13.12%
Bad4.35%4.83%4.25%
Very Bad1.28%1.34%1.25%

Borrowash Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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TenureErewashDerbyshireEngland
Owned33.9%35.9%30.6%
Mortgage38.6%35.1%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.1%10.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.9%4.8%8.3%
Private Rented11.8%10.8%15.4%
Other1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

Borrowash Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Borrowash as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Borrowash is younger than the Derbyshire average.

AgeErewashDerbyshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.7%5.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.4%19.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.7%21.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.4%7.1%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age40.841.639.3
Median Age414339

Borrowash Immigration Statistics

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

CountryErewashDerbyshireEngland
United Kingdom96.4%96.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.2%3.7%
Outside the EU1.9%1.8%9.4%

Borrowash 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 Borrowash 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 Borrowash 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.

BenefitErewashDerbyshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.5%13.1%13.5%

Borrowash rates 3/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

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

GradeErewashDerbyshireEngland
AB17.98%20.43%22.96%
C129.19%28.05%30.92%
C225.82%24.65%20.64%
DE27.02%26.87%25.49%

Borrowash Education Statistics

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

QualificationErewashDerbyshireEngland
No Qualifications25.9%25.7%22.5%
Level 115.3%14.1%13.3%
Level 216.5%16.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.3%4.3%3.6%
Level 312.3%12.1%12.4%
Level 420.7%23.7%27.4%
Other4%3.9%5.7%



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

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