If you are thinking of moving to Enfield Town 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 Enfield Town to figures for Enfield and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Enfield Town is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Enfield Town Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Enfield Town has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Enfield Town is an economically deprived area.
|Social Rented (Council)||11.4%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.2%||8.3%|
Enfield Town Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Enfield Town are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Enfield Town has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||10.1%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||23.6%||9.4%|
Enfield Town 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.
Enfield Town General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Enfield Town. The percentage of residents in Enfield Town rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Enfield Town rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Enfield Town is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Enfield Town Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Enfield Town as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Enfield Town is also older than the average, making Enfield Town a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||7.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.5%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.1%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||9.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||22.5%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||18.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||4.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||6.5%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||4.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.7%||2.3%|
Enfield Town Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Enfield Town and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Enfield Town Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Enfield Town 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 Enfield Town 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)||2.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||15.5%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.