Socio-economic statistics for Dollis Hill, Brent
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If you are thinking of moving to Dollis Hill 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 Dollis Hill to figures for Brent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Dollis Hill is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Dollis Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Dollis Hill as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Dollis Hill is also older than the average, making Dollis Hill a older persons location.

AgeBrentEngland
Age 0 to 47.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 2911.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4424.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.9%6%
Age 65 to 745.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.2%2.3%
Mean Age3539.3
Median Age3239

Dollis Hill 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.

GradeBrentEngland
AB21.97%22.96%
C130.23%30.92%
C218.55%20.64%
DE29.25%25.49%

Dollis Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Dollis Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Dollis Hill 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.

CountryBrentEngland
United Kingdom44.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland2.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries11.5%3.7%
Outside the EU40.8%9.4%

Dollis Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthBrentEngland
Very Good48.10%47.17%
Good34.76%34.22%
Fair11.80%13.12%
Bad3.96%4.25%
Very Bad1.38%1.25%

Dollis Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Dollis Hill has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Dollis Hill is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation

TenureBrentEngland
Owned20.3%30.6%
Mortgage22.6%32.8%
Shared1.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)14.4%8.3%
Private Rented28.8%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Dollis Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Dollis Hill 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 Dollis Hill is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitBrentEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.7%13.5%

Dollis Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Dollis Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Dollis Hill 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. Dollis Hill also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Dollis Hill are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationBrentEngland
No Qualifications19.2%22.5%
Level 110.4%13.3%
Level 210.9%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.2%3.6%
Level 39.7%12.4%
Level 433.3%27.4%
Other15.4%5.7%



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

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