If you are thinking of moving to Crossgill 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 Crossgill to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Crossgill is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Crossgill 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.
Crossgill General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Crossgill. The percentage of residents in Crossgill rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Crossgill rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Crossgill is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Crossgill Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Crossgill as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Crossgill is younger than the Lancashire average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.2%||5.9%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.7%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||14.2%||9.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.8%||5.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.6%||18.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||18.9%||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.3%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.6%||9.7%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.2%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.4%||2.3%|
Crossgill Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Crossgill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Crossgill 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.5%||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3%||1.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.8%||4.1%||9.4%|
Crossgill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Crossgill 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)||2.8%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.6%||2.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.3%||14.3%||13.5%|
Crossgill Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Crossgill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Crossgill 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.
Crossgill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Crossgill has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Crossgill is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||6.3%||4.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.7%||7.9%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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