If you are thinking of moving to Cherry Tree 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 Cherry Tree to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Cherry Tree is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Cherry Tree Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Cherry Tree as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Cherry Tree is also older than the average, making Cherry Tree a older persons location.
|Age||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
|Age 0 to 4||7.6%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||7.1%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||9.1%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||7.4%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||18.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.3%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||7%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||4.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.5%||2.3%|
Cherry Tree Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Tenure||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||5.6%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||12.5%||8.3%|
Cherry Tree Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Cherry Tree and are from the UK Census of 2011. Cherry Tree 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.
|Qualification||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
Cherry Tree Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Cherry Tree 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 Cherry Tree 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 Cherry Tree than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.
|Benefit||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4.2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||4.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||20.1%||13.5%|
Cherry Tree 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. Cherry Tree has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
Cherry Tree Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Cherry Tree are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Cherry Tree has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.
|Country||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||12.3%||9.4%|
Cherry Tree General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Cherry Tree. The percentage of residents in Cherry Tree rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Cherry Tree rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Cherry Tree is generally worse than in the average person in England.
|Health||Blackburn with Darwen||England|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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