Socio-economic statistics for Brickkiln Green, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Brickkiln Green, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Brickkiln Green, Essex

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

Brickkiln Green Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBraintreeEngland
United Kingdom94.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3%9.4%

Brickkiln Green 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.

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GradeBraintreeEngland
AB20.96%22.96%
C132.37%30.92%
C225.07%20.64%
DE21.60%25.49%

Brickkiln Green Education Statistics

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

QualificationBraintreeEngland
No Qualifications22.8%22.5%
Level 116.5%13.3%
Level 218.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.9%3.6%
Level 312%12.4%
Level 422.2%27.4%
Other4.4%5.7%

Brickkiln Green 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 Brickkiln Green 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 Brickkiln Green is both lower than the average for Essex and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Brickkiln Green than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitBraintreeEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.4%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.6%11.5%13.5%

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

Brickkiln Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureBraintreeEngland
Owned30.5%30.6%
Mortgage38.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.6%8.3%
Private Rented12%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Brickkiln Green General Health Statistics

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

HealthBraintreeEngland
Very Good47.51%47.17%
Good35.69%34.22%
Fair12.44%13.12%
Bad3.43%4.25%
Very Bad0.93%1.25%

Brickkiln Green Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeBraintreeEngland
Age 0 to 46.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6%
Age 65 to 748.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%
Mean Age4039.3
Median Age4139

What is the population of Brickkiln Green and Braintree?

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

WardPopulation
Bocking Blackwater9708
Bocking North5272
Bocking South6645
Braintree Central & Beckers Green10156
Braintree South6995
Braintree West5905
Bumpstead2781
Coggeshall6045
Gosfield & Greenstead Green2270
Great Notley & Black Notley10032
Halstead St Andrew's6215
Halstead Trinity6553
Hatfield Peverel & Terling5816
Hedingham6002
Kelvedon & Feering5682
Rayne2921
Silver End & Cressing6742
Stour Valley North2904
Stour Valley South2911
The Colnes5814
Three Fields5916
Witham Central6466
Witham North7098
Witham South6529
Witham West6920
Yeldham2793
Braintree Total153091



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


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