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If you are thinking of moving to Ffordd-y-Gyfraith 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 Ffordd-y-Gyfraith to figures for Bridgend and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Ffordd-y-Gyfraith is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Ffordd-y-Gyfraith are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Ffordd-y-Gyfraith 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.

CountryBridgendWales
United Kingdom96.4%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%
Outside the EU1.8%3.3%

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith 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.

GradeBridgendWales
AB16.48%17.93%
C128.23%29.31%
C223.70%23.06%
DE31.59%29.69%

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureBridgendWales
Owned35%35.4%
Mortgage37.4%32%
Shared0.2%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)4%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.9%6.6%
Private Rented10.8%12.7%
Other1.5%1.5%
Rent Free1.3%1.6%

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith Age Distribution Statistics

AgeBridgendWales
Age 0 to 45.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.3%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.2%9.7%
Age 25 to 296.1%6.1%
Age 30 to 4420.1%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.9%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 749.9%9.8%
Age 75 to 845.8%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.4%
Mean Age40.740.6
Median Age4141

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Ffordd-y-Gyfraith and are from the UK Census of 2011. Ffordd-y-Gyfraith 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.

QualificationBridgendWales
No Qualifications28.3%25.9%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 216%15.7%
Apprenticeship4.2%3.9%
Level 310.8%12.3%
Level 422.6%24.5%
Other4.1%4.3%

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Ffordd-y-Gyfraith 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.

BenefitBridgendWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.3%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)4.3%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)19.7%17.4%

Ffordd-y-Gyfraith General Health Statistics

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

HealthBridgendWales
Very Good46.08%46.64%
Good29.93%31.12%
Fair15.09%14.62%
Bad6.80%5.82%
Very Bad2.10%1.81%


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

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