If you are thinking of moving to Carr Bank 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 Carr Bank to figures for Cumbria and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Carr Bank is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Carr Bank 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.
Carr Bank Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Carr Bank as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Carr Bank is also older than the Cumbria average, making Carr Bank a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.3%||5.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.5%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.2%||5.5%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6%||7.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.4%||5.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.1%||18.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.9%||21.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.5%||7.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.7%||11.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||8.1%||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.4%||2.6%||2.3%|
Carr Bank General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Carr Bank. The percentage of residents in Carr Bank rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Carr Bank Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Carr Bank are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Carr Bank 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||0.3%||0.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.1%||1.6%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.4%||1.9%||9.4%|
Carr Bank Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||6.8%||4.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.6%||9.5%||8.3%|
Carr Bank Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Carr Bank 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 Carr Bank is both lower than the average for Cumbria 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 Carr Bank than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.1%||2.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||2.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8.1%||13.2%||13.5%|
Carr Bank Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Carr Bank and are from the UK Census of 2011. Carr Bank has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Carr Bank also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Carr Bank are better educated than the average England citizen.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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