Socio-economic statistics for Boultham, Lincolnshire

Socio-economic statistics for Boultham, Lincolnshire
Socio-economic statistics for Boultham, Lincolnshire

Socio-economic statistics for Boultham, Lincolnshire

Statistics

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

Boultham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Boultham has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Boultham is an economically deprived area.

TenureLincolnLincolnshireEngland
Owned24.4%36%30.6%
Mortgage30.7%32.6%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)18.5%8.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.4%5.5%8.3%
Private Rented19.4%13.8%15.4%
Other1.6%1.8%1.4%
Rent Free1.5%1.6%1.3%

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

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Boultham 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Boultham is both higher than the average for Lincolnshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitLincolnLincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.3%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.8%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16.1%13.3%13.5%

Boultham General Health Statistics

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

HealthLincolnLincolnshireEngland
Very Good44.18%43.02%47.17%
Good36.58%35.96%34.22%
Fair13.90%15.13%13.12%
Bad4.18%4.60%4.25%
Very Bad1.16%1.30%1.25%

Boultham Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeLincolnLincolnshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.6%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to144.9%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.3%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 2417%8.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.5%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.1%18%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.4%20.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.2%7.4%6%
Age 65 to 747.2%11.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.9%6.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age37.442.539.3
Median Age344439

Boultham Immigration Statistics

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

CountryLincolnLincolnshireEngland
United Kingdom90.2%92.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries5.6%4.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.6%2.4%9.4%

Boultham Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Boultham and are from the UK Census of 2011. Boultham has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationLincolnLincolnshireEngland
No Qualifications21.9%26.1%22.5%
Level 113.2%14.1%13.3%
Level 216.1%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%4.2%3.6%
Level 318.4%12.3%12.4%
Level 421.3%21.3%27.4%
Other5.3%5.5%5.7%

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

GradeLincolnLincolnshireEngland
AB15.47%17.93%22.96%
C129.65%28.67%30.92%
C221.44%24.74%20.64%
DE33.44%28.66%25.49%


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

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