Socio-economic statistics for Earl Shilton, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Earl Shilton, Leicestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Earl Shilton, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Earl Shilton, Leicestershire

Statistics

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

Earl Shilton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Earl Shilton come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Earl Shilton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%9.2%13.5%

Earl Shilton rates 5/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Earl Shilton Immigration Statistics

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

CountryHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
United Kingdom95.9%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%3.7%
Outside the EU2.4%5%9.4%

Earl Shilton Education Statistics

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

QualificationHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
No Qualifications24.4%22.1%22.5%
Level 114.3%13.4%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.8%4.8%3.6%
Level 312.4%13.8%12.4%
Level 424.1%26.1%27.4%
Other4%4.4%5.7%

Earl Shilton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Owned37.2%37.1%30.6%
Mortgage39.6%38.6%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)7.1%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.2%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented10.3%10.8%15.4%
Other1.1%1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.1%1.3%

Earl Shilton Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%5.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%9.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.5%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%20.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%9.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age41.740.839.3
Median Age434239

Earl Shilton 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.

GradeHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
AB22.32%24.28%22.96%
C131.42%31.53%30.92%
C223.84%23.21%20.64%
DE22.42%20.98%25.49%

Earl Shilton General Health Statistics

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

HealthHinckley and BosworthLeicestershireEngland
Very Good46.26%47.47%47.17%
Good35.83%35.49%34.22%
Fair13.30%12.74%13.12%
Bad3.63%3.38%4.25%
Very Bad0.98%0.93%1.25%


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

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