If you are thinking of moving to Felkington 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 Felkington to figures for Northumberland and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Felkington is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Felkington Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||10.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8%||8.3%|
Felkington 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.
Felkington Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Felkington 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 Felkington 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)||3.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.6%||13.5%|
Felkington Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Felkington as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Felkington is also older than the average, making Felkington a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.8%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.7%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.3%|
Felkington General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Felkington. The percentage of residents in Felkington rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Felkington rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Felkington is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Felkington Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Felkington are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Felkington 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||0.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.1%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.6%||9.4%|
Felkington Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Felkington and are from the UK Census of 2011. Felkington 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.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
Do you live in Felkington? Let us know what you think in the comments below.
Ashington is now a necrotic ulcer on the nether regions of the North East
Blyth, still the **** capital of Northumberland…..but now with a KFC
Newbiggin-By-The-Sea full of mullet, snapback, tracky bottom wearing idiots
Ashington is by far the ********* town in Northumberland
Amble: the population of 6,022 is now almost entirely related
Morpeth: Is it really as posh as the posters make it look? No!
Seahouses: they hide the ****** so you see what they want you to see
Wooler: in the morning it’s a lovely rural town, by midday it changes