Elsenham Sta, Essex

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

Elsenham Sta Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Elsenham Sta are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Elsenham Sta 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%

Elsenham Sta General Health Statistics

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

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

Elsenham Sta Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Elsenham Sta 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%

Elsenham Sta Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Elsenham Sta has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Elsenham Sta 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%

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

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

Elsenham Sta 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. Elsenham Sta 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 Elsenham Sta 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 Elsenham Sta 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 Elsenham Sta 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%

Elsenham Sta Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Elsenham Sta as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Elsenham Sta is also older than the average, making Elsenham Sta 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



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



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