Socio-economic statistics for Eccles on Sea, Norfolk

Socio-economic statistics for Eccles on Sea, Norfolk
Socio-economic statistics for Eccles on Sea, Norfolk

Socio-economic statistics for Eccles on Sea, Norfolk

Statistics

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

Eccles on Sea Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Owned45.8%37.2%30.6%
Mortgage24.3%29.7%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.4%7.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.4%8.6%8.3%
Private Rented13%13.4%15.4%
Other1.4%1.6%1.4%
Rent Free2.1%1.6%1.3%

Eccles on Sea Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Eccles on Sea 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 Eccles on Sea is both lower than the average for Norfolk and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places.

BenefitNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%13.2%13.5%

Eccles on Sea General Health Statistics

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

HealthNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Very Good38.92%42.70%47.17%
Good37.77%36.62%34.22%
Fair17.15%15.06%13.12%
Bad4.77%4.37%4.25%
Very Bad1.39%1.25%1.25%

Eccles on Sea Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Eccles on Sea are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Eccles on Sea 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.

CountryNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
United Kingdom95.9%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU2.1%3.6%9.4%

Eccles on Sea Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Eccles on Sea as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Eccles on Sea is also older than the Norfolk average, making Eccles on Sea a older persons location.

AgeNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Age 0 to 44.3%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.1%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to144.9%5.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.4%8.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.2%5.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4414.4%18%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.6%19.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 649.1%7.4%6%
Age 65 to 7414.6%11.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 8410.1%7.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over4.1%3%2.3%
Mean Age47.542.739.3
Median Age514339

Eccles on Sea 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. Eccles on Sea has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
AB17.54%18.49%22.96%
C127.14%29.55%30.92%
C228.57%24.92%20.64%
DE26.74%27.04%25.49%

Eccles on Sea Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
No Qualifications27.5%26.3%22.5%
Level 114.1%14.3%13.3%
Level 216.2%16.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.7%4.2%3.6%
Level 310.5%11.8%12.4%
Level 422.3%21.9%27.4%
Other4.7%5.3%5.7%



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

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