If you are thinking of moving to Edge Mount 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 Edge Mount to figures for Sheffield and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Edge Mount is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Edge Mount Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Edge Mount has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Edge Mount is an economically deprived area.
|Social Rented (Council)||17.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7%||8.3%|
Edge Mount Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Edge Mount 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 unemployment in Edge Mount is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4.4%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||15.4%||13.5%|
Edge Mount General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Edge Mount. The percentage of residents in Edge Mount rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Edge Mount rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Edge Mount is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Edge Mount Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Edge Mount are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Edge Mount 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.3%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||9.2%||9.4%|
Edge Mount 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.
Edge Mount Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Edge Mount as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Edge Mount is also older than the average, making Edge Mount a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.5%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||14.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||17.4%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.2%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.2%||2.3%|
Edge Mount Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Edge Mount and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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