Statistics   |  

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

Clayhithe General Health Statistics

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

HealthSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Very Good52.46%49.41%47.17%
Good33.71%34.73%34.22%
Fair10.62%11.81%13.12%
Bad2.51%3.17%4.25%
Very Bad0.70%0.88%1.25%

Clayhithe Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.3%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.4%6.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.5%21.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.2%6%
Age 65 to 748.8%8.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%5.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age40.139.539.3
Median Age413939

Clayhithe 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. Clayhithe has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
AB39.04%30.67%22.96%
C128.52%29.41%30.92%
C218.36%20.11%20.64%
DE14.07%19.80%25.49%

Clayhithe Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Owned34.6%31.9%30.6%
Mortgage35.6%34.1%32.8%
Shared2.1%1.2%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.1%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%9.1%8.3%
Private Rented10.4%14.3%15.4%
Other1.6%1.7%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.5%1.3%

Clayhithe Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Clayhithe 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 Clayhithe is both lower than the average for Cambridgeshire 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 Clayhithe than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.1%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.1%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%8.7%13.5%

Clayhithe Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
United Kingdom88.9%86.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.7%5.4%3.7%
Outside the EU6.9%7.8%9.4%

Clayhithe Education Statistics

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

QualificationSouth CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
No Qualifications15.3%18.9%22.5%
Level 111.1%12.1%13.3%
Level 214.4%14.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.9%3.5%3.6%
Level 311.3%12.6%12.4%
Level 440.1%33%27.4%
Other4%5.4%5.7%



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

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