Socio-economic statistics for Byfield, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Byfield, Northamptonshire
Socio-economic statistics for Byfield, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Byfield, Northamptonshire

Statistics

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

Byfield Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Byfield as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Byfield is also older than the Northamptonshire average, making Byfield a older persons location.

AgeDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%6.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%6.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%6.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%21.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.3%6.4%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%8.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%4.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2%2.3%
Mean Age40.939.139.3
Median Age433939

Byfield Education Statistics

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

QualificationDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
No Qualifications18.9%22.3%22.5%
Level 114.8%15.2%13.3%
Level 217%16.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.4%4.1%3.6%
Level 311.8%11.9%12.4%
Level 428.8%24.1%27.4%
Other4.3%5.8%5.7%

Byfield General Health Statistics

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

HealthDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Very Good48.44%46.83%47.17%
Good35.27%36.00%34.22%
Fair12.07%12.61%13.12%
Bad3.31%3.55%4.25%
Very Bad0.91%1.02%1.25%

Byfield Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Byfield 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 Byfield is both lower than the average for Northamptonshire 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 Byfield than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.4%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9%12.1%13.5%

Byfield Immigration Statistics

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

CountryDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
United Kingdom94%89.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.4%4.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3%5.8%9.4%

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

GradeDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
AB27.80%21.29%22.96%
C130.65%30.16%30.92%
C221.42%22.47%20.64%
DE20.13%26.08%25.49%

Byfield Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureDaventryNorthamptonshireEngland
Owned33.3%29.1%30.6%
Mortgage38.4%38.7%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.1%8.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.9%6.9%8.3%
Private Rented11%13.4%15.4%
Other1.1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%1.3%


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

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