Socio-economic statistics for Durrington, West Sussex, West Sussex

Socio-economic statistics for Durrington, West Sussex, West Sussex
Socio-economic statistics for Durrington, West Sussex, West Sussex

Socio-economic statistics for Durrington, West Sussex, West Sussex


If you are thinking of moving to Durrington, West Sussex 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 Durrington, West Sussex to figures for West Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Durrington, West Sussex is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Durrington, West Sussex Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Durrington, West Sussex as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Durrington, West Sussex is younger than the West Sussex average.

AgeWorthingWest SussexEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.3%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%7.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.7%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.3%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.6%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.2%7.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.9%3.3%2.3%
Mean Age42.242.339.3
Median Age424339

Durrington, West Sussex General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Durrington, West Sussex. The percentage of residents in Durrington, West Sussex rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthWorthingWest SussexEngland
Very Good44.22%46.97%47.17%
Very Bad1.10%1.00%1.25%

Durrington, West Sussex Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Durrington, West Sussex and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationWorthingWest SussexEngland
No Qualifications21.3%20%22.5%
Level 114.3%14.2%13.3%
Level 217.4%17%15.2%
Level 312.5%12.3%12.4%
Level 426%27.8%27.4%

Durrington, West Sussex Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Durrington, West Sussex 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 Durrington, West Sussex than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitWorthingWest SussexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.1%9.7%13.5%

Durrington, West Sussex 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.

GradeWorthingWest SussexEngland

Durrington, West Sussex Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureWorthingWest SussexEngland
Social Rented (Council)2.1%4.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.9%7.9%8.3%
Private Rented17.9%13.1%15.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.4%1.3%

Durrington, West Sussex Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Durrington, West Sussex are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Durrington, West Sussex 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.

CountryWorthingWest SussexEngland
United Kingdom90.6%89.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3%3.4%3.7%
Outside the EU5.8%6.1%9.4%

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

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