Socio-economic statistics for Gedling, Nottinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Gedling, Nottinghamshire
Socio-economic statistics for Gedling, Nottinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Gedling, Nottinghamshire

Statistics

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

Gedling Education Statistics

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

QualificationGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
No Qualifications23.6%25.5%22.5%
Level 113.7%14%13.3%
Level 215.8%15.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.6%4.1%3.6%
Level 312.9%12.2%12.4%
Level 425.3%24%27.4%
Other4.1%4.4%5.7%

Gedling Immigration Statistics

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

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CountryGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
United Kingdom94.4%94.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.3%2.8%9.4%

Gedling Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Gedling has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Gedling is a relatively affluent area.

TenureGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
Owned37.7%35.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.6%35.9%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4%9.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented11.9%11.9%15.4%
Other1.3%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%1.3%

Gedling General Health Statistics

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

HealthGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
Very Good45.05%44.80%47.17%
Good35.17%34.40%34.22%
Fair14.51%14.75%13.12%
Bad4.10%4.71%4.25%
Very Bad1.17%1.33%1.25%

Gedling 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.

GradeGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
AB21.61%21.25%22.96%
C133.20%29.09%30.92%
C223.11%23.04%20.64%
DE22.08%26.62%25.49%

Gedling 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 Gedling 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Gedling 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.

BenefitGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3%2.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.8%13.8%13.5%

Gedling rates 4/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Gedling Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Gedling as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeGedlingNottinghamshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.7%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.3%21.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.8%9.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age41.441.139.3
Median Age424239



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

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