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

Croft, Cheshire General Health Statistics

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

Very Good49.81%47.17%
Very Bad1.17%1.25%

Croft, Cheshire Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Croft, Cheshire are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Croft, Cheshire 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.

United Kingdom94.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU3%9.4%

Croft, Cheshire Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Croft, Cheshire 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.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13%13.5%

Croft, Cheshire Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Croft, Cheshire and are from the UK Census of 2011.

No Qualifications20.7%22.5%
Level 114.6%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.2%
Level 312.6%12.4%
Level 427.4%27.4%

Croft, Cheshire Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)7.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.4%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%15.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.3%

Croft, Cheshire 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.


Croft, Cheshire Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.1%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.8%2.3%
Mean Age39.539.3
Median Age4039

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

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