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

Crow Green Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Crow Green and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationBrentwoodEssexEngland
No Qualifications19.4%23.9%22.5%
Level 114.2%16.1%13.3%
Level 217.2%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.8%3.6%
Level 311.4%11.6%12.4%
Level 430.7%23%27.4%
Other3.8%4.5%5.7%

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

GradeBrentwoodEssexEngland
AB32.18%22.55%22.96%
C136.19%33.54%30.92%
C217.22%22.53%20.64%
DE14.41%21.39%25.49%

Crow Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureBrentwoodEssexEngland
Owned38%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.2%36.7%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.8%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.9%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented10.3%11.4%15.4%
Other1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.1%1.3%

Crow Green Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBrentwoodEssexEngland
United Kingdom91.7%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.9%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.1%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU5.3%4.4%9.4%

Crow Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitBrentwoodEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)7.9%11.5%13.5%

Crow Green General Health Statistics

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

HealthBrentwoodEssexEngland
Very Good51.02%47.13%47.17%
Good33.34%34.94%34.22%
Fair11.64%13.10%13.12%
Bad3.13%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.88%1.09%1.25%

Crow Green Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Crow Green as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Crow Green is also older than the Essex average, making Crow Green a older persons location.

AgeBrentwoodEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.3%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.2%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.3%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.4%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.7%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age41.640.939.3
Median Age434139



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

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