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

Burton End General Health Statistics

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

HealthUttlesfordEssexEngland
Very Good52.55%47.13%47.17%
Good33.34%34.94%34.22%
Fair10.85%13.10%13.12%
Bad2.60%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.66%1.09%1.25%

Burton End Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Burton End are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Burton End 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.

CountryUttlesfordEssexEngland
United Kingdom92.7%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.7%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4%4.4%9.4%

Burton End Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Burton End as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeUttlesfordEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.7%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.2%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.640.939.3
Median Age424139

Burton End 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. Burton End has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeUttlesfordEssexEngland
AB32.56%22.55%22.96%
C132.58%33.54%30.92%
C220.59%22.53%20.64%
DE14.27%21.39%25.49%

Burton End Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureUttlesfordEssexEngland
Owned34.1%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%36.7%32.8%
Shared1%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.5%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.2%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented11.5%11.4%15.4%
Other1.6%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.1%1.3%

Burton End Education Statistics

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

QualificationUttlesfordEssexEngland
No Qualifications17.7%23.9%22.5%
Level 113.9%16.1%13.3%
Level 217.2%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.8%3.6%
Level 312%11.6%12.4%
Level 431.9%23%27.4%
Other4%4.5%5.7%

Burton End Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Burton End 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 Burton End is both lower than the average for Essex and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Burton End than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitUttlesfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%11.5%13.5%


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

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