Socio-economic statistics for Burnley Lane, Lancashire

Socio-economic statistics for Burnley Lane, Lancashire
Socio-economic statistics for Burnley Lane, Lancashire

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

Burnley Lane Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Burnley Lane are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Burnley Lane 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.

United Kingdom92.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.3%3.7%
Outside the EU5.8%9.4%

Burnley Lane Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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Social Rented (Council)3.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.3%8.3%
Private Rented17.7%15.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

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


Burnley Lane General Health Statistics

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

Very Good42.93%47.17%
Very Bad1.73%1.25%

Burnley Lane Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Burnley Lane and are from the UK Census of 2011. Burnley Lane 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 Qualifications29.3%22.5%
Level 114.4%13.3%
Level 215.8%15.2%
Level 312.3%12.4%
Level 418.7%27.4%

Burnley Lane Age Distribution Statistics

Age 0 to 46.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 249%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 748.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%
Mean Age39.439.3
Median Age3939

Burnley Lane 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 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. Burnley Lane is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Burnley Lane 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.The rate of unemployment in Burnley Lane is both higher than the average for Lancashire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Burnley Lane than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.5%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)4.8%2.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)20.4%14.3%13.5%

Burnley Lane rates 10/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

What is the population of Burnley Lane and Burnley?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Burnley including Burnley Lane. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Bank Hall6438
Cliviger with Worsthorne5017
Coal Clough with Deerplay5253
Daneshouse with Stoneyholme7021
Hapton with Park5863
Rosegrove with Lowerhouse6784
Rosehill with Burnley Wood6036
Whittlefield with Ightenhill5620
Burnley Total89344

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

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