Socio-economic statistics for Brineton, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Brineton, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Brineton, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Brineton, Staffordshire

Statistics

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

Brineton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Owned40.1%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage35.7%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.5%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.5%9%8.3%
Private Rented7.6%10.1%15.4%
Other0.9%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.2%1.3%

Brineton General Health Statistics

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

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HealthSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Very Good45.34%45.32%47.17%
Good35.50%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.78%13.84%13.12%
Bad4.10%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.27%1.28%1.25%

Brineton Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom97.2%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries0.7%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.7%2.5%9.4%

Brineton Education Statistics

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

QualificationSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications24%24.8%22.5%
Level 113.9%14%13.3%
Level 216.5%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.5%12.7%12.4%
Level 425.1%24%27.4%
Other3.9%4.4%5.7%

Brineton 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 Brineton 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. Brineton is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Brineton 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 Brineton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.4%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.7%11.6%13.5%

Brineton 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.

GradeSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
AB24.70%21.22%22.96%
C132.40%29.71%30.92%
C224.11%23.66%20.64%
DE18.79%25.41%25.49%

Brineton Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth StaffordshireStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 44.5%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.8%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.9%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.8%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.6%7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.8%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age43.241.339.3
Median Age454239



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

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