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

Cranbrooke Common Immigration Statistics

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

CountryTunbridge WellsKentEngland
United Kingdom90.1%90.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.4%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU5.9%5.4%9.4%

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

GradeTunbridge WellsKentEngland
AB32.57%22.42%22.96%
C131.36%31.89%30.92%
C218.56%22.46%20.64%
DE17.50%23.22%25.49%

Cranbrooke Common Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureTunbridge WellsKentEngland
Owned32%33.1%30.6%
Mortgage33.7%34.2%32.8%
Shared0.8%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.2%5.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)14%8.1%8.3%
Private Rented15.7%15.1%15.4%
Other1.2%1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%1.3%

Cranbrooke Common Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitTunbridge WellsKentEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%2.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.1%12.6%13.5%

Cranbrooke Common General Health Statistics

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

HealthTunbridge WellsKentEngland
Very Good51.42%46.68%47.17%
Good33.60%34.87%34.22%
Fair11.12%13.32%13.12%
Bad3.09%4.00%4.25%
Very Bad0.78%1.14%1.25%

Cranbrooke Common Education Statistics

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

QualificationTunbridge WellsKentEngland
No Qualifications17.1%22.5%22.5%
Level 112.4%14.7%13.3%
Level 216.6%16.9%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.8%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.3%12.4%
Level 434.6%24.7%27.4%
Other4.5%5.1%5.7%

Cranbrooke Common Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Cranbrooke Common as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Cranbrooke Common is younger than the Kent average.

AgeTunbridge WellsKentEngland
Age 0 to 46.4%6.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.7%6.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%4%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%8.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%5.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.1%19.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6.6%6%
Age 65 to 748.4%9.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age39.640.339.3
Median Age404139



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

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