Socio-economic statistics for Fron, Denbighshire
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If you are thinking of moving to Fron 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 Fron to figures for Denbighshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Fron is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Fron General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Fron. The percentage of residents in Fron rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthDenbighshireWales
Very Good46.61%46.64%
Good31.39%31.12%
Fair14.69%14.62%
Bad5.70%5.82%
Very Bad1.61%1.81%

Fron Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Fron as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Fron is also older than the average, making Fron a older persons location.

AgeDenbighshireWales
Age 0 to 45.7%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 248%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417.4%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.4%
Mean Age42.440.6
Median Age4441

Fron Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Fron and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationDenbighshireWales
No Qualifications25.4%25.9%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.9%
Level 311.4%12.3%
Level 424.2%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%

Fron Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Fron 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.

BenefitDenbighshireWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.7%17.4%

Fron Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Fron are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Fron 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.

CountryDenbighshireWales
United Kingdom95.9%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.2%1.8%
Outside the EU2.4%3.3%

Fron 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.

GradeDenbighshireWales
AB17.78%17.93%
C127.77%29.31%
C225.24%23.06%
DE29.21%29.69%

Fron Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureDenbighshireWales
Owned36.8%35.4%
Mortgage31.7%32%
Shared0.7%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)8.1%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5%6.6%
Private Rented14.3%12.7%
Other1.6%1.5%
Rent Free1.8%1.6%


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

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