If you are thinking of moving to Brinklow 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 Brinklow to figures for Milton Keynes and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Brinklow is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Brinklow Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Brinklow and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Brinklow General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Brinklow. The percentage of residents in Brinklow rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Brinklow rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Brinklow is generally better than in the average person in England.
Brinklow Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||11%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.1%||8.3%|
Brinklow Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Brinklow come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Brinklow than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.9%||13.5%|
Brinklow 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.
Brinklow Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Brinklow are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Brinklow has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.8%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||4.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||13%||9.4%|
Brinklow Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Brinklow as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Brinklow is also older than the average, making Brinklow a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||7.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||23.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.3%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.3%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||6.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||3.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.5%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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