Socio-economic statistics for Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Cold Ashton, South Gloucestershire

Statistics

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

Cold Ashton Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth GloucestershireEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 646%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age39.839.3
Median Age4039

Cold Ashton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Cold Ashton 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Cold Ashton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth GloucestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.8%13.5%

Cold Ashton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth GloucestershireEngland
Owned34.5%30.6%
Mortgage40.5%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%8.3%
Private Rented12.2%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Cold Ashton 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.

GradeSouth GloucestershireEngland
AB25.85%22.96%
C132.70%30.92%
C223.01%20.64%
DE18.44%25.49%

Cold Ashton Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySouth GloucestershireEngland
United Kingdom93.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.9%9.4%

Cold Ashton General Health Statistics

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

HealthSouth GloucestershireEngland
Very Good49.15%47.17%
Good34.89%34.22%
Fair11.77%13.12%
Bad3.26%4.25%
Very Bad0.93%1.25%

Cold Ashton Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Cold Ashton and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationSouth GloucestershireEngland
No Qualifications18.6%22.5%
Level 114.9%13.3%
Level 216.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.4%3.6%
Level 313.7%12.4%
Level 426.7%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%



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

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