If you are thinking of moving to Clapham Green 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 Clapham Green to figures for Bedfordshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Clapham Green is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Clapham Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Clapham Green has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Clapham Green is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||14.3%||8.3%|
Clapham Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Clapham Green 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 Clapham Green 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)||3.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.9%||13.5%|
Clapham Green Age Distribution Statistics
|Age 0 to 4||6.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.3%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.1%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.4%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.9%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.2%||2.3%|
Clapham Green Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Clapham Green are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Clapham Green 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||0.8%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||6.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||10.5%||9.4%|
Clapham Green Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Clapham Green and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Clapham Green 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.
Clapham Green General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Clapham Green. The percentage of residents in Clapham Green rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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