Socio-economic statistics for Bretford, Warwickshire

Socio-economic statistics for Bretford, Warwickshire
Socio-economic statistics for Bretford, Warwickshire

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

Bretford Immigration Statistics

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

CountryRugbyEngland
United Kingdom88.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries4.8%3.7%
Outside the EU6.1%9.4%

Bretford Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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TenureRugbyEngland
Owned32.9%30.6%
Mortgage36.6%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%8.3%
Private Rented12.6%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Bretford Education Statistics

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

QualificationRugbyEngland
No Qualifications19.6%22.5%
Level 113.3%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.3%3.6%
Level 311.7%12.4%
Level 428.2%27.4%
Other6%5.7%

Bretford General Health Statistics

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

HealthRugbyEngland
Very Good47.68%47.17%
Good35.28%34.22%
Fair12.57%13.12%
Bad3.51%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%1.25%

Bretford Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeRugbyEngland
Age 0 to 46.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6%
Age 65 to 749.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%
Mean Age4039.3
Median Age4039

Bretford 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 Bretford 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Bretford than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitRugbyWarwickshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%10.3%13.5%

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

Bretford 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.

GradeRugbyEngland
AB25.18%22.96%
C128.47%30.92%
C221.21%20.64%
DE25.15%25.49%

What is the population of Bretford and Rugby?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Rugby including Bretford. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Admirals and Cawston8740
Benn9170
Bilton6005
Clifton, Newton and Churchover3417
Coton and Boughton7752
Dunsmore8396
Eastlands8329
Hillmorton5710
Leam Valley2410
New Bilton8938
Newbold and Brownsover9220
Paddox7250
Revel and Binley Woods6405
Rokeby and Overslade7822
Wolston and the Lawfords7996
Wolvey and Shilton3090
Rugby Total110650



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


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