Socio-economic statistics for Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire
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If you are thinking of moving to Chapel-en-le-Frith 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 Chapel-en-le-Frith to figures for Derbyshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Chapel-en-le-Frith is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Chapel-en-le-Frith Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
Owned35.2%35.9%30.6%
Mortgage36.9%35.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.8%10.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.8%4.8%8.3%
Private Rented12.1%10.8%15.4%
Other1.3%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

Chapel-en-le-Frith General Health Statistics

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

HealthHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
Very Good47.51%44.39%47.17%
Good34.08%34.51%34.22%
Fair13.21%14.92%13.12%
Bad4.07%4.83%4.25%
Very Bad1.12%1.34%1.25%

Chapel-en-le-Frith Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Chapel-en-le-Frith are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Chapel-en-le-Frith 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.

CountryHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
United Kingdom96.4%96.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.3%1.2%3.7%
Outside the EU1.8%1.8%9.4%

Chapel-en-le-Frith 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.

GradeHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
AB24.37%20.43%22.96%
C128.59%28.05%30.92%
C223.62%24.65%20.64%
DE23.42%26.87%25.49%

Chapel-en-le-Frith Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Chapel-en-le-Frith as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.1%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%5.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.4%19.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%21.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.1%7.1%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age41.141.639.3
Median Age434339

Chapel-en-le-Frith Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Chapel-en-le-Frith and are from the UK Census of 2011. Chapel-en-le-Frith 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. Chapel-en-le-Frith also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Chapel-en-le-Frith are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
No Qualifications20.9%25.7%22.5%
Level 113.1%14.1%13.3%
Level 216%16.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship4%4.3%3.6%
Level 313.1%12.1%12.4%
Level 429.4%23.7%27.4%
Other3.5%3.9%5.7%

Chapel-en-le-Frith Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Chapel-en-le-Frith 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 Chapel-en-le-Frith is both lower than the average for Derbyshire 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 Chapel-en-le-Frith than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.4%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2%2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.2%13.1%13.5%


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

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