Socio-economic statistics for Claines, Worcestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Claines, Worcestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Claines, Worcestershire

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

Claines Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.6%6%
Age 65 to 747.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 845%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2.3%
Mean Age38.339.3
Median Age3739

Claines 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 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. Claines is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Claines 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.1%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.5%11.5%13.5%

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

Claines Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)5.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.7%8.3%
Private Rented16.9%15.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Claines 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.


Claines Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications21.3%22.5%
Level 112.7%13.3%
Level 214.9%15.2%
Level 314.5%12.4%
Level 427.7%27.4%

Claines General Health Statistics

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

Very Good47.44%47.17%
Very Bad1.03%1.25%

Claines Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom91.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.4%3.7%
Outside the EU4.3%9.4%

What is the population of Claines and Worcester?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Worcester including Claines. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Gorse Hill5764
Rainbow Hill5418
St Clement5537
St John8736
St Peter's Parish5310
St Stephen5369
Warndon Parish North5166
Warndon Parish South5939
Worcester Total100265

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

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