If you are thinking of moving to Cefn-coed-y-cymmer 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 Cefn-coed-y-cymmer to figures for Merthyr Tydfil and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Cefn-coed-y-cymmer is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Cefn-coed-y-cymmer is an economically deprived area.
|Social Rented (Council)||9.8%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.3%||6.6%|
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Cefn-coed-y-cymmer 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 Cefn-coed-y-cymmer is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Cefn-coed-y-cymmer than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||5.4%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||4.6%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||24%||17.4%|
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Cefn-coed-y-cymmer are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.2%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||2.7%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||1.6%||3.3%|
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer 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. Cefn-coed-y-cymmer has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Cefn-coed-y-cymmer and are from the UK Census of 2011. Cefn-coed-y-cymmer 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.
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Cefn-coed-y-cymmer. The percentage of residents in Cefn-coed-y-cymmer rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Cefn-coed-y-cymmer rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Cefn-coed-y-cymmer is generally worse than in the average person in Wales.
Cefn-coed-y-cymmer Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Cefn-coed-y-cymmer as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Cefn-coed-y-cymmer is also older than the average, making Cefn-coed-y-cymmer a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||9.2%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||7.1%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.9%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.3%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.4%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.1%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.6%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2%||2.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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