Socio-economic statistics for Curlew Green, Suffolk

Socio-economic statistics for Curlew Green, Suffolk
Socio-economic statistics for Curlew Green, Suffolk

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

Curlew Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Curlew Green is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Curlew Green is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Curlew Green are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Curlew Green 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 Curlew Green than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSuffolk CoastalSuffolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9%11.3%13.5%

Curlew Green rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Curlew Green Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSuffolk CoastalEngland
Age 0 to 45%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 294%6.9%
Age 30 to 4416.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 648%6%
Age 65 to 7411.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 848%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.4%2.3%
Mean Age44.239.3
Median Age4639

Curlew Green Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySuffolk CoastalEngland
United Kingdom93.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries2%3.7%
Outside the EU3.7%9.4%

Curlew Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureSuffolk CoastalEngland
Owned42.5%30.6%
Mortgage30.7%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.4%8.3%
Private Rented12.1%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.5%1.3%

Curlew Green Education Statistics

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

QualificationSuffolk CoastalEngland
No Qualifications21.1%22.5%
Level 113.5%13.3%
Level 216.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%3.6%
Level 311.3%12.4%
Level 429%27.4%
Other4.4%5.7%

Curlew Green General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Curlew Green. The percentage of residents in Curlew Green rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthSuffolk CoastalEngland
Very Good46.28%47.17%
Good35.47%34.22%
Fair13.77%13.12%
Bad3.56%4.25%
Very Bad0.91%1.25%

Curlew 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.

GradeSuffolk CoastalEngland
AB25.94%22.96%
C131.41%30.92%
C222.49%20.64%
DE20.15%25.49%

What is the population of Curlew Green and East Suffolk?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in East Suffolk including Curlew Green. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
East Suffolk Total0



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


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