Socio-economic statistics for Compton Dando, Bath and North East Somerset
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If you are thinking of moving to Compton Dando 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 Compton Dando to figures for Bath and North East Somerset and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Compton Dando is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Compton Dando Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeBath and North East SomersetEngland
Age 0 to 45.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 2413.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.7%2.3%
Mean Age40.339.3
Median Age4039

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

GradeBath and North East SomersetEngland
AB29.81%22.96%
C132.68%30.92%
C219.22%20.64%
DE18.30%25.49%

Compton Dando General Health Statistics

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

HealthBath and North East SomersetEngland
Very Good50.50%47.17%
Good33.43%34.22%
Fair11.85%13.12%
Bad3.31%4.25%
Very Bad0.91%1.25%

Compton Dando Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureBath and North East SomersetEngland
Owned35.1%30.6%
Mortgage31.6%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11%8.3%
Private Rented15.5%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Compton Dando Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBath and North East SomersetEngland
United Kingdom90.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.1%3.7%
Outside the EU5.7%9.4%

Compton Dando Education Statistics

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

QualificationBath and North East SomersetEngland
No Qualifications17.2%22.5%
Level 111%13.3%
Level 214.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.6%
Level 316.5%12.4%
Level 433.4%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

Compton Dando Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Compton Dando 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 Compton Dando than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitBath and North East SomersetEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.9%13.5%


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

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