If you are thinking of moving to Broughton Cross 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 Broughton Cross to figures for Cumbria and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Broughton Cross is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Broughton Cross Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Broughton Cross 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3%||2.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.7%||2.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.3%||13.2%||13.5%|
Broughton Cross Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.7%||4.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||16.4%||9.5%||8.3%|
Broughton Cross General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Broughton Cross. The percentage of residents in Broughton Cross rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Broughton Cross rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Broughton Cross is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Broughton Cross 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. Broughton Cross has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Broughton Cross Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Broughton Cross are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Broughton Cross 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.2%||0.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.1%||1.6%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.4%||1.9%||9.4%|
Broughton Cross Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Broughton Cross and are from the UK Census of 2011. Broughton Cross 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.
Broughton Cross Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Broughton Cross as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Broughton Cross is also older than the Cumbria average, making Broughton Cross a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||5.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.5%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5%||5.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.2%||18.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.7%||21.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.9%||7.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.3%||11.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.9%||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.6%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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