If you are thinking of moving to Crossgate 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 Crossgate to figures for Lincolnshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Crossgate is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Crossgate Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Crossgate as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Crossgate is also older than the Lincolnshire average, making Crossgate a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.3%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.3%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.4%||20.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.6%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.8%||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||2.6%||2.3%|
Crossgate Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Crossgate 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 Crossgate is both lower than the average for Lincolnshire 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 Crossgate than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.6%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2%||2.2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.6%||13.3%||13.5%|
Crossgate General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Crossgate. The percentage of residents in Crossgate rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Crossgate rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Crossgate is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Crossgate 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. Crossgate has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Crossgate Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Crossgate and are from the UK Census of 2011. Crossgate has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.
Crossgate Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Crossgate has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Crossgate is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||10.3%||8.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||2.4%||5.5%||8.3%|
Crossgate Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Crossgate are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.3%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||7.3%||4.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2%||2.4%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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