If you are thinking of moving to Chingford Hatch 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 Chingford Hatch to figures for Waltham Forest and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Chingford Hatch is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Chingford Hatch Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Chingford Hatch and are from the UK Census of 2011. Chingford Hatch 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. Chingford Hatch also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Chingford Hatch are better educated than the average England citizen.
Chingford Hatch Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Chingford Hatch has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Chingford Hatch is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation
|Social Rented (Council)||10.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.3%||8.3%|
Chingford Hatch Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Chingford Hatch as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Chingford Hatch is also older than the average, making Chingford Hatch a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||8.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||10.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||10.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||25.4%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||16.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||3.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||5.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||3.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.4%||2.3%|
Chingford Hatch 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.
Chingford Hatch Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Chingford Hatch are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Chingford Hatch 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||11.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||25.8%||9.4%|
Chingford Hatch General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Chingford Hatch. The percentage of residents in Chingford Hatch rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Chingford Hatch rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Chingford Hatch is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Chingford Hatch 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 Chingford Hatch 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.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Chingford Hatch 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 Chingford Hatch is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.5%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.6%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.