Socio-economic statistics for Breaston, Derbyshire

Socio-economic statistics for Breaston, Derbyshire
Socio-economic statistics for Breaston, Derbyshire

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

Breaston Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureErewashEngland
Owned33.9%30.6%
Mortgage38.6%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.9%8.3%
Private Rented11.8%15.4%
Other1%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Breaston Immigration Statistics

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

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CountryErewashEngland
United Kingdom96.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%3.7%
Outside the EU1.9%9.4%

Breaston General Health Statistics

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

HealthErewashEngland
Very Good44.03%47.17%
Good35.39%34.22%
Fair14.96%13.12%
Bad4.35%4.25%
Very Bad1.28%1.25%

Breaston Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Breaston as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Breaston is also older than the average, making Breaston a older persons location.

AgeErewashEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.4%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%
Mean Age40.839.3
Median Age4139

Breaston Education Statistics

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

QualificationErewashEngland
No Qualifications25.9%22.5%
Level 115.3%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.3%3.6%
Level 312.3%12.4%
Level 420.7%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

Breaston 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 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 Breaston 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%

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

GradeErewashEngland
AB17.98%22.96%
C129.19%30.92%
C225.82%20.64%
DE27.02%25.49%


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


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