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

Duckhole General Health Statistics

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

HealthSouth GloucestershireEngland
Very Good49.15%47.17%
Good34.89%34.22%
Fair11.77%13.12%
Bad3.26%4.25%
Very Bad0.93%1.25%

Duckhole Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth GloucestershireEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 646%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age39.839.3
Median Age4039

Duckhole Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Duckhole 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Duckhole than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth GloucestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.8%13.5%

Duckhole Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Duckhole has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Duckhole is a relatively affluent area.

TenureSouth GloucestershireEngland
Owned34.5%30.6%
Mortgage40.5%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%8.3%
Private Rented12.2%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Duckhole Education Statistics

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

QualificationSouth GloucestershireEngland
No Qualifications18.6%22.5%
Level 114.9%13.3%
Level 216.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.4%3.6%
Level 313.7%12.4%
Level 426.7%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%

Duckhole Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySouth GloucestershireEngland
United Kingdom93.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.9%9.4%

Duckhole 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.

GradeSouth GloucestershireEngland
AB25.85%22.96%
C132.70%30.92%
C223.01%20.64%
DE18.44%25.49%


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

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