Socio-economic statistics for Brithdir, Caerphilly

Socio-economic statistics for Brithdir, Caerphilly
Socio-economic statistics for Brithdir, Caerphilly

Socio-economic statistics for Brithdir, Caerphilly

Statistics

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

Brithdir General Health Statistics

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

HealthCaerphillyWales
Very Good44.40%46.64%
Good30.35%31.12%
Fair15.93%14.62%
Bad7.18%5.82%
Very Bad2.14%1.81%

Brithdir Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Brithdir are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Brithdir 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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CountryCaerphillyWales
United Kingdom97.6%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.4%
Other EU Countries0.9%1.8%
Outside the EU1.2%3.3%

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

GradeCaerphillyWales
AB14.26%17.93%
C127.89%29.31%
C223.89%23.06%
DE33.96%29.69%

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

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Brithdir 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 Brithdir is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitCaerphillyWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.6%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.9%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)21%17.4%

Brithdir Education Statistics

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

QualificationCaerphillyWales
No Qualifications31.4%25.9%
Level 114.9%13.3%
Level 216.2%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.9%3.9%
Level 311.2%12.3%
Level 418.7%24.5%
Other3.7%4.3%

Brithdir Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCaerphillyWales
Age 0 to 46.3%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.3%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.5%9.7%
Age 25 to 296.3%6.1%
Age 30 to 4419.9%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920%19.9%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 749.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 845.3%6.1%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.4%
Mean Age39.540.6
Median Age4041

Brithdir Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureCaerphillyWales
Owned32.5%35.4%
Mortgage36.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)14%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.7%6.6%
Private Rented9.6%12.7%
Other1.1%1.5%
Rent Free0.9%1.6%


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

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