If you are thinking of moving to Brook 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 Brook Green to figures for Hammersmith and Fulham and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Brook Green is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Brook Green Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Brook Green are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Brook Green 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.
|Country||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||2.7%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||12.1%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||28%||9.4%|
Brook Green Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Brook Green as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Brook Green is also older than the average, making Brook Green a older persons location.
|Age||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||4.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||2.4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||11.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||14.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||29%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||14.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||3.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||5%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||2.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.1%||2.3%|
Brook Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Brook Green has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Brook Green is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation
|Tenure||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||15.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||15.4%||8.3%|
Brook Green Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Brook Green and are from the UK Census of 2011. Brook Green 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 Green also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Brook Green are better educated than the average England citizen.
|Qualification||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
Brook Green General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Brook Green. The percentage of residents in Brook Green rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average.
|Health||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
Brook 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. Brook Green has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
Brook Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Brook Green 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 unemployment in Brook Green is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Benefit||Hammersmith and Fulham||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.4%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.6%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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