Socio-economic statistics for Dresden, City of Stoke-on-Trent

Socio-economic statistics for Dresden, City of Stoke-on-Trent
Socio-economic statistics for Dresden, City of Stoke-on-Trent

Socio-economic statistics for Dresden, City of Stoke-on-Trent


If you are thinking of moving to Dresden 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 Dresden to figures for City of Stoke-on-Trent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Dresden is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Dresden 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. Dresden has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Dresden General Health Statistics

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

Very Good41.97%47.17%
Very Bad1.87%1.25%

Dresden Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications33.8%22.5%
Level 114.4%13.3%
Level 215.9%15.2%
Level 311.9%12.4%
Level 415.5%27.4%

Dresden Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom91.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.9%3.7%
Outside the EU6.2%9.4%

Dresden Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Dresden has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Dresden is an economically deprived area.

Social Rented (Council)18.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.8%8.3%
Private Rented13.2%15.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Dresden Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Dresden 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 Dresden is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Dresden than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)4.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)20.1%13.5%

Dresden Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.9%6%
Age 65 to 748.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.3%
Mean Age38.539.3
Median Age3839

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

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