Socio-economic statistics for Brook Bottom, Cheshire

Socio-economic statistics for Brook Bottom, Cheshire
Socio-economic statistics for Brook Bottom, Cheshire

Socio-economic statistics for Brook Bottom, Cheshire

Statistics

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

Brook Bottom 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. Brook Bottom has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeCheshire EastEngland
AB29.75%22.96%
C129.98%30.92%
C218.96%20.64%
DE21.30%25.49%

Brook Bottom Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Brook Bottom and are from the UK Census of 2011. Brook Bottom has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Brook Bottom also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Brook Bottom are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationCheshire EastEngland
No Qualifications19.6%22.5%
Level 112.1%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%3.6%
Level 312.4%12.4%
Level 432%27.4%
Other3.8%5.7%

Brook Bottom Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCheshire EastEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.1%6%
Age 65 to 7410.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age4239.3
Median Age4339

Brook Bottom Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureCheshire EastEngland
Owned37.5%30.6%
Mortgage37%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.7%8.3%
Private Rented11.4%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Brook Bottom Immigration Statistics

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

CountryCheshire EastEngland
United Kingdom94.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%9.4%

Brook Bottom General Health Statistics

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

HealthCheshire EastEngland
Very Good49.06%47.17%
Good33.25%34.22%
Fair12.78%13.12%
Bad3.85%4.25%
Very Bad1.06%1.25%

Brook Bottom Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Brook Bottom 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 Brook Bottom than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitCheshire EastEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10%13.5%


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

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