Socio-economic statistics for Crawley, Hampshire

Socio-economic statistics for Crawley, Hampshire
Socio-economic statistics for Crawley, Hampshire

Socio-economic statistics for Crawley, Hampshire

Statistics

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

Crawley Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureWinchesterHampshireEngland
Owned35%34.6%30.6%
Mortgage32.6%36.9%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)10.6%4.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.9%9%8.3%
Private Rented12%10.6%15.4%
Other2.1%2%1.4%
Rent Free2%1.2%1.3%

Crawley General Health Statistics

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

HealthWinchesterHampshireEngland
Very Good53.20%49.10%47.17%
Good32.78%34.98%34.22%
Fair10.60%11.90%13.12%
Bad2.69%3.14%4.25%
Very Bad0.74%0.88%1.25%

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

GradeWinchesterHampshireEngland
AB40.52%28.56%22.96%
C130.39%31.89%30.92%
C215.58%21.03%20.64%
DE13.51%18.52%25.49%

Crawley Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitWinchesterHampshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.1%1.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.8%8.7%13.5%

Crawley Education Statistics

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

QualificationWinchesterHampshireEngland
No Qualifications14.5%18.5%22.5%
Level 19.6%13.6%13.3%
Level 214.6%16.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.1%4.5%3.6%
Level 313.9%12.8%12.4%
Level 440.7%29.7%27.4%
Other3.5%4.2%5.7%

Crawley Immigration Statistics

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

CountryWinchesterHampshireEngland
United Kingdom91.1%91.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.7%2.6%3.7%
Outside the EU5.7%5.3%9.4%

Crawley Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Crawley as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeWinchesterHampshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.3%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.8%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.9%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.6%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age40.941.139.3
Median Age424239



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

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