Socio-economic statistics for Cheadle, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Cheadle, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Cheadle, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Cheadle, Staffordshire

Statistics

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

Cheadle General Health Statistics

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

HealthStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
Very Good44.15%45.32%47.17%
Good35.06%35.18%34.22%
Fair14.86%13.84%13.12%
Bad4.55%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.37%1.28%1.25%

Cheadle 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 Cheadle 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. Cheadle is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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

BenefitStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.6%11.6%13.5%

Cheadle rates 4/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Cheadle Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Cheadle as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Cheadle is also older than the Staffordshire average, making Cheadle a older persons location.

AgeStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 44.8%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.6%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.7%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 648.1%7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.7%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.7%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age43.441.339.3
Median Age454239

Cheadle Immigration Statistics

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

CountryStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom97.7%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.1%2.5%9.4%

Cheadle Education Statistics

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

QualificationStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications26.6%24.8%22.5%
Level 112.8%14%13.3%
Level 216%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.2%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.3%12.7%12.4%
Level 423.7%24%27.4%
Other4.4%4.4%5.7%

Cheadle 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.

GradeStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
AB20.09%21.22%22.96%
C128.43%29.71%30.92%
C227.41%23.66%20.64%
DE24.07%25.41%25.49%

Cheadle Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureStaffordshire MoorlandsStaffordshireEngland
Owned44.1%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage35.6%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.3%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.2%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.6%9%8.3%
Private Rented8.6%10.1%15.4%
Other1.2%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.2%1.3%


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

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