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

Dunn Street Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Dunn Street are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Dunn Street 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 Kingdom90.7%90.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.4%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU5.4%5.4%9.4%

Dunn Street Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Dunn Street as a whole, is older than the national average.

Age 0 to 46.2%6.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%6.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%4%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.8%8.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.2%5.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.4%19.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.2%19.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.6%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%9.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.140.339.3
Median Age414139

Dunn Street Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Dunn Street 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 Dunn Street is both lower than the average for Kent and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Dunn Street than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%2.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.9%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.6%12.6%13.5%

Dunn Street General Health Statistics

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

Very Good48.11%46.68%47.17%
Very Bad0.97%1.14%1.25%

Dunn Street 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.


Dunn Street Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications20.7%22.5%22.5%
Level 114.6%14.7%13.3%
Level 217.6%16.9%15.2%
Level 312.2%12.3%12.4%
Level 425.6%24.7%27.4%

Dunn Street Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)2.4%5.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.4%8.1%8.3%
Private Rented13%15.1%15.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

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

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