Socio-economic statistics for Garthbrengy, Powys

Socio-economic statistics for Garthbrengy, Powys
Socio-economic statistics for Garthbrengy, Powys

Socio-economic statistics for Garthbrengy, Powys

Statistics

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

Garthbrengy Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenurePowysWales
Owned43.9%35.4%
Mortgage24.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)9.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.8%6.6%
Private Rented12.9%12.7%
Other1.9%1.5%
Rent Free2.2%1.6%

Garthbrengy Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Garthbrengy and are from the UK Census of 2011. Garthbrengy has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Garthbrengy also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Garthbrengy are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

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QualificationPowysWales
No Qualifications24.8%25.9%
Level 112.6%13.3%
Level 216.4%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.9%
Level 311.5%12.3%
Level 426.3%24.5%
Other4.5%4.3%

Garthbrengy General Health Statistics

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

HealthPowysWales
Very Good44.75%46.64%
Good34.19%31.12%
Fair14.93%14.62%
Bad4.79%5.82%
Very Bad1.33%1.81%

Garthbrengy Immigration Statistics

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

CountryPowysWales
United Kingdom95.8%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.8%
Outside the EU2.1%3.3%

Garthbrengy 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.

GradePowysWales
AB18.37%17.93%
C125.89%29.31%
C231.13%23.06%
DE24.61%29.69%

Garthbrengy 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 Garthbrengy 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. Garthbrengy is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Garthbrengy is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Garthbrengy 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Garthbrengy than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitPowysWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%17.4%

Garthbrengy Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgePowysWales
Age 0 to 44.9%5.8%
Age 5 to 95%5.3%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.4%6.1%
Age 30 to 4416.4%18.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%19.9%
Age 60 to 648.2%6.7%
Age 65 to 7412.2%9.8%
Age 75 to 847.5%6.1%
Age 85 and over3.1%2.4%
Mean Age43.940.6
Median Age4641



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

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