Socio-economic statistics for Brunstock, Cumbria

Socio-economic statistics for Brunstock, Cumbria
Socio-economic statistics for Brunstock, Cumbria

Socio-economic statistics for Brunstock, Cumbria

Statistics

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

Brunstock General Health Statistics

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

HealthCarlisleCumbriaEngland
Very Good45.19%45.02%47.17%
Good34.87%34.57%34.22%
Fair13.98%14.40%13.12%
Bad4.62%4.72%4.25%
Very Bad1.34%1.30%1.25%

Brunstock Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Brunstock are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Brunstock 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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CountryCarlisleCumbriaEngland
United Kingdom95.1%96.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.2%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.5%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU2.2%1.9%9.4%

Brunstock 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 Brunstock 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Brunstock 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.

BenefitCarlisleCumbriaEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.8%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%2.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.8%13.2%13.5%

Brunstock Education Statistics

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

QualificationCarlisleCumbriaEngland
No Qualifications24.9%24.2%22.5%
Level 114.8%13.6%13.3%
Level 216.4%15.9%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.6%5.4%3.6%
Level 312.6%12.3%12.4%
Level 422.2%24.6%27.4%
Other4.6%4%5.7%

Brunstock Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureCarlisleCumbriaEngland
Owned34.7%39.2%30.6%
Mortgage33.6%31.5%32.8%
Shared0.7%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.7%4.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.6%9.5%8.3%
Private Rented12.9%11.3%15.4%
Other1.4%1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.5%1.6%1.3%

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

GradeCarlisleCumbriaEngland
AB15.66%18.57%22.96%
C127.37%26.00%30.92%
C225.07%26.76%20.64%
DE31.91%28.68%25.49%

Brunstock Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Brunstock as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Brunstock is younger than the Cumbria average.

AgeCarlisleCumbriaEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%5.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.8%7.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.2%5.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.1%18.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.1%21.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%7.6%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%11.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%6.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age41.342.939.3
Median Age424439



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

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