Socio-economic statistics for Carter Knowle, Sheffield

Socio-economic statistics for Carter Knowle, Sheffield
Socio-economic statistics for Carter Knowle, Sheffield

Socio-economic statistics for Carter Knowle, Sheffield

Statistics

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

Carter Knowle 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.

GradeSheffieldEngland
AB20.78%22.96%
C131.85%30.92%
C219.64%20.64%
DE27.74%25.49%

Carter Knowle 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 Carter Knowle 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. Carter Knowle is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Carter Knowle 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 Carter Knowle is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitSheffieldEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.4%13.5%

Carter Knowle Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Carter Knowle has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Carter Knowle is an economically deprived area.

TenureSheffieldEngland
Owned27.1%30.6%
Mortgage31.2%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)17.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7%8.3%
Private Rented14.2%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Carter Knowle Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Carter Knowle as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Carter Knowle is also older than the average, making Carter Knowle a older persons location.

AgeSheffieldEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%
Age 18 to 2414.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 297%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.2%6%
Age 65 to 748.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age37.939.3
Median Age3639

Carter Knowle Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySheffieldEngland
United Kingdom88.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU9.2%9.4%

Carter Knowle General Health Statistics

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

HealthSheffieldEngland
Very Good46.73%47.17%
Good33.35%34.22%
Fair13.70%13.12%
Bad4.83%4.25%
Very Bad1.39%1.25%

Carter Knowle Education Statistics

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

QualificationSheffieldEngland
No Qualifications24.3%22.5%
Level 112.3%13.3%
Level 213.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.6%3.6%
Level 315.8%12.4%
Level 425.7%27.4%
Other4.6%5.7%



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

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