Socio-economic statistics for Creeting St Mary, Suffolk

Socio-economic statistics for Creeting St Mary, Suffolk
Socio-economic statistics for Creeting St Mary, Suffolk

Socio-economic statistics for Creeting St Mary, Suffolk

Statistics

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

Creeting St Mary Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Creeting St Mary are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Creeting St Mary 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.

CountryMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
United Kingdom95.3%91.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%2.9%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%4.9%9.4%

Creeting St Mary Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Creeting St Mary as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Creeting St Mary is also older than the Suffolk average, making Creeting St Mary a older persons location.

AgeMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
Age 0 to 45.4%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%7.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.7%5.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.2%18.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%19.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.8%7.1%6%
Age 65 to 7411%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.5%6.7%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.8%2.3%
Mean Age42.441.739.3
Median Age444239

Creeting St Mary Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
Owned39.4%35.7%30.6%
Mortgage35.7%31.5%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.1%7.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.1%7.2%8.3%
Private Rented9.4%14%15.4%
Other1.8%1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.6%1.3%

Creeting St Mary Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Creeting St Mary and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
No Qualifications22.3%24.3%22.5%
Level 113.9%14.4%13.3%
Level 216.8%16.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%4.2%3.6%
Level 312.4%11.6%12.4%
Level 426.4%23.5%27.4%
Other3.9%5.5%5.7%

Creeting St Mary Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Creeting St Mary 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 Creeting St Mary is both lower than the average for Suffolk 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 Creeting St Mary than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.6%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.3%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8%11.3%13.5%

Creeting St Mary 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.

GradeMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
AB24.70%20.50%22.96%
C130.08%30.24%30.92%
C225.74%24.29%20.64%
DE19.48%24.96%25.49%

Creeting St Mary General Health Statistics

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

HealthMid SuffolkSuffolkEngland
Very Good47.88%45.89%47.17%
Good35.31%35.73%34.22%
Fair12.85%13.61%13.12%
Bad3.12%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.83%1.04%1.25%


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

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