Socio-economic statistics for Bryn Pen-y-lan, Wrexham

Socio-economic statistics for Bryn Pen-y-lan, Wrexham
Socio-economic statistics for Bryn Pen-y-lan, Wrexham

Socio-economic statistics for Bryn Pen-y-lan, Wrexham


If you are thinking of moving to Bryn Pen-y-lan 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 Bryn Pen-y-lan to figures for Wrexham and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Bryn Pen-y-lan is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Bryn Pen-y-lan 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.


Bryn Pen-y-lan Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Bryn Pen-y-lan come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.9%17.4%

Bryn Pen-y-lan Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Bryn Pen-y-lan are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Bryn Pen-y-lan 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.

United Kingdom93.7%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%
Other EU Countries3.4%1.8%
Outside the EU2.6%3.3%

Bryn Pen-y-lan Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Bryn Pen-y-lan as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Bryn Pen-y-lan is also older than the average, making Bryn Pen-y-lan a older persons location.

Age 0 to 46.5%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.3%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.7%9.7%
Age 25 to 296.5%6.1%
Age 30 to 4420%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919.8%19.9%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 749.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.4%
Mean Age39.840.6
Median Age4041

Bryn Pen-y-lan General Health Statistics

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

Very Good47.20%46.64%
Very Bad1.37%1.81%

Bryn Pen-y-lan Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)19.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.3%6.6%
Private Rented10.6%12.7%
Rent Free1.7%1.6%

Bryn Pen-y-lan Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Bryn Pen-y-lan and are from the UK Census of 2011. Bryn Pen-y-lan 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.

No Qualifications26.7%25.9%
Level 113.9%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.7%
Level 311.5%12.3%
Level 422.8%24.5%

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

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