If you are thinking of moving to Datchet 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 Datchet to figures for Berkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Datchet is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Datchet Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Datchet as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Datchet is also older than the average, making Datchet a older persons location.
|Age||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||22.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.5%||2.3%|
Datchet General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Datchet. The percentage of residents in Datchet rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Datchet rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Datchet is generally better than in the average person in England.
|Health||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Datchet Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Datchet are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Datchet has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.
|Country||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||4.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||11.4%||9.4%|
Datchet 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 Datchet 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.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Datchet 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Datchet than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Benefit||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.7%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||6.8%||13.5%|
Datchet Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Datchet and are from the UK Census of 2011. Datchet 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. Datchet also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Datchet are better educated than the average England citizen.
|Qualification||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Datchet Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Datchet has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Datchet is a relatively affluent area.
|Tenure||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||1.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||12.1%||8.3%|
Datchet 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. Datchet has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.