If you are thinking of moving to Cwm-Fields 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 Cwm-Fields to figures for Torfaen and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Cwm-Fields is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Cwm-Fields 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.
Cwm-Fields Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Cwm-Fields are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Cwm-Fields 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||0.3%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||0.7%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||1.6%||3.3%|
Cwm-Fields Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Cwm-Fields 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 Cwm-Fields is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4.6%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3.5%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||20%||17.4%|
Cwm-Fields Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||10%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||13.7%||6.6%|
Cwm-Fields Age Distribution Statistics
|Age 0 to 4||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.2%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.6%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.1%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.3%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.5%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.6%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.5%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.1%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.4%|
Cwm-Fields Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Cwm-Fields and are from the UK Census of 2011. Cwm-Fields 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.
Cwm-Fields General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Cwm-Fields. The percentage of residents in Cwm-Fields rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Cwm-Fields rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Cwm-Fields is generally worse than in the average person in Wales.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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