Socio-economic statistics for Duton Hill, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Duton Hill, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Duton Hill, Essex

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

Duton Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationUttlesfordEngland
No Qualifications17.7%22.5%
Level 113.9%13.3%
Level 217.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.6%
Level 312%12.4%
Level 431.9%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

Duton 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. Duton Hill has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

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GradeUttlesfordEngland
AB32.56%22.96%
C132.58%30.92%
C220.59%20.64%
DE14.27%25.49%

Duton Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureUttlesfordEngland
Owned34.1%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.2%8.3%
Private Rented11.5%15.4%
Other1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Duton Hill Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeUttlesfordEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.3%
Mean Age40.639.3
Median Age4239

Duton Hill Immigration Statistics

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

CountryUttlesfordEngland
United Kingdom92.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.7%3.7%
Outside the EU4%9.4%

Duton Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthUttlesfordEngland
Very Good52.55%47.17%
Good33.34%34.22%
Fair10.85%13.12%
Bad2.60%4.25%
Very Bad0.66%1.25%

Duton Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Duton Hill is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Duton Hill are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Duton Hill is both lower than the average for Essex 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 Duton Hill than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitUttlesfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%11.5%13.5%


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


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