If you are thinking of moving to Capel-le-Ferne 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 Capel-le-Ferne to figures for Kent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Capel-le-Ferne is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Capel-le-Ferne General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Capel-le-Ferne. The percentage of residents in Capel-le-Ferne rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Capel-le-Ferne rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Capel-le-Ferne is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Capel-le-Ferne Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Capel-le-Ferne and are from the UK Census of 2011. Capel-le-Ferne 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.
Capel-le-Ferne 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. Capel-le-Ferne has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Capel-le-Ferne Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Capel-le-Ferne are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Capel-le-Ferne 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.1%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||5.5%||5.4%||9.4%|
Capel-le-Ferne Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Capel-le-Ferne as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Capel-le-Ferne is also older than the Kent average, making Capel-le-Ferne a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.6%||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.2%||5.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8%||8.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||5.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.1%||19.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20%||19.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||6.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.7%||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.9%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.2%||2.5%||2.3%|
Capel-le-Ferne Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Capel-le-Ferne 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. The rate of unemployment in Capel-le-Ferne is both higher than the average for Kent and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.6%||2.7%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16%||12.6%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Capel-le-Ferne Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||6.9%||5.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||4.3%||8.1%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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