Socio-economic statistics for Borth-y-Gest, Gwynedd

Socio-economic statistics for Borth-y-Gest, Gwynedd

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

Borth-y-Gest Health Statistics

Area VG G F B VB
0%0%0%0%0%
0%0%0%0%0%
0%0%0%0%0%
0%0%0%0%0%
VG = Very Good, G = Good, F = Fair, B = Bad & VB = Very Bad

Borth-y-Gest Unemployment Statistics

Since the introduction of Universal Credit, The Department for Work & Pensions have not issued any statistics (in our view) that can be used to ascertain the levels of unemployment or under employment in the UK, just meaningless geographic counts. However, the Office of National Statistics does publish claimant counts of people receiving out of work benefits, be that legacy Jobseeker\’s Allowance or Universal Credit as a proportion of people over 16. These figures are usually updated once a month and are for Local Authority Districts and Unitary Authority Districts. So below are the figures of .
Area Unemployed Yearly Change
%%
%%
%%
UK3.7%-0.3%
Source: Office for National Statistics (ONS), Last Retrieved: March 2023
The 2021 census had data on people who were economically active (seeking work) yet unemployed on Census day (Sunday March 21st 2021). These statitics do cover Borth-y-Gest on a ward level. However, it has to be noted that the Census day was during the height of the Covid19 pandemic and therefore are not reflective of normal levels of unemployment. For example, between March 2020 and June 2020 people claiming Universal Credit doubled in most areas of the United Kingdom and then steadily declined up to the day of the Census and beyond. This data also contains the proportion of people in part-time work (working between 1-35 hours per week), which maybe an indicator of under employment in Borth-y-Gest.
Economic Status Proportion
In Employment0%
In Part-Time Work0%
Unemployed0%
100% of the people in work, are in full-time employment in Borth-y-Gest.

Borth-y-Gest Age Distribution Statistics

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 Census and the calculated the proportion of age groups in .
Age Band Proportion
4 & under0%
5 - 9 years0%
10 - 15 years0%
16 - 19 years0%
20 - 24 years0%
25 - 34 years0%
35 - 49 years0%
50 - 64 years0%
65 - 74 years0%
75 - 84 years0%
85 years & over0%

Borth-y-Gest 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.

GradeGwyneddWales
AB17.74%17.93%
C129.07%29.31%
C225.99%23.06%
DE27.19%29.69%

How many residents own or rent their home in Borth-y-Gest and ?

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 census and calculated what proportion of people in Borth-y-Gest either own or rent their home. All percentages have been rounded to two decimal places. 0 of residents own their home either outright or mortgaged. 0 of Borth-y-Gest residents rent their home either privately or through a social landlord.
Area Owned Rented
0%0%
0%0%
0%0%
0%0%

Borth-y-Gest has a higher level of home ownership than than the national average.

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Borth-y-Gest compared to other wards in

# Ward Owned Rented
Borth-y-Gest is ranked out of 0 wards in for the percentage of home owners.

Borth-y-Gest & Immigration Statistics

We have analysed the Census 2021 raw data on country of birth and compiled immigration statistics as percentages of the population. All percentage firgures have been rounded to two decimal places. Below are the figures for Borth-y-Gest in the local area district.
Area Born in UK Born outside UK
0%0%
0%0%
0%0%
0%0%

Borth-y-Gest compared to other wards in

# Ward Born in UK Born outside UK
Borth-y-Gest is ranked out of 0 wards in for the number of residents born outside of the UK.

Borth-y-Gest Education Statistics

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 census to found of the level of education Borth-y-Gest residents have in terms of formal qualifications as a percentage. The UK government breaks qualifications down into 7 levels. A detailed explanation of these levels can be found here. However, the Census groups these into just 4 'levels'. Here are some examples of the qualifications each census level represents when not stated;

  • Level 1 - GCSE grades D, E, F, or G & below
  • Level 2 - GCSE A*, A, B, C or O Level grades A, B or C
  • Level 3 - A or AS qualification at any grade
  • Level 4 - HNC, Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree or Phd

In this first table we have compared Borth-y-Gest to the national average for .
Level
No Qualifications0%0%
Level 10%0%
Level 20%0%
Apprenticeship0%0%
Level 30%0%
Level 40%0%

What is the population of Borth-y-Gest and Gwynedd?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Gwynedd including Borth-y-Gest. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Aberdaron960
Aberdovey1092
Abererch1336
Abermaw2472
Abersoch669
Arllechwedd1451
Bala2167
Bethel1444
Bontnewydd1093
Botwnnog1078
Bowydd and Rhiw1941
Brithdir and Llanfachreth/Ganllwyd/Llanelltyd1468
Bryn-crug/Llanfihangel1085
Cadnant2061
Clynnog982
Corris/Mawddwy1310
Criccieth1789
Cwm-y-Glo972
Deiniol2473
Deiniolen2111
Dewi1901
Diffwys and Maenofferen1145
Dolbenmaen1244
Dolgellau North1185
Dolgellau South1544
Dyffryn Ardudwy1547
Efail-newydd/Buan1387
Garth844
Gerlan2340
Glyder1955
Groeslon1698
Harlech1874
Hendre1477
Hirael1779
Llanaelhaearn1692
Llanbedr1032
Llanbedrog984
Llanberis2144
Llandderfel1590
Llanengan1232
Llangelynin2011
Llanllyfni1328
Llanrug2011
Llanuwchllyn959
Llanwnda2187
Llanystumdwy2116
Marchog2660
Menai (Bangor)3425
Menai (Caernarfon)2350
Morfa Nefyn1267
Nefyn1461
Ogwen2581
Peblig (Caernarfon)2700
Penisarwaun1757
Penrhyndeudraeth2587
Pentir2886
Penygroes1922
Porthmadog East1878
Porthmadog West1573
Porthmadog-Tremadog1239
Pwllheli North2280
Pwllheli South2064
Seiont3248
Talysarn2036
Teigl1899
Trawsfynydd1485
Tregarth & Mynydd Llandygai2185
Tudweiliog915
Tywyn3297
Waunfawr1754
Y Felinheli2562
Gwynedd Total125171



Last updated: 19/04/2021, Additional Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.