If you are thinking of moving to Geeston 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 Geeston to figures for Rutland and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Geeston is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Geeston 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. Geeston has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Geeston Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Geeston are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Geeston 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||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.7%||9.4%|
Geeston Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.5%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8.8%||8.3%|
Geeston General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Geeston. The percentage of residents in Geeston rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Geeston rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Geeston is generally better than in the average person in England.
Geeston Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Geeston and are from the UK Census of 2011. Geeston 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. Geeston also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Geeston are better educated than the average England citizen.
Geeston Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Geeston 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Geeston than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||6.6%||13.5%|
Geeston Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Geeston as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Geeston is also older than the average, making Geeston a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.3%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||5.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.9%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.3%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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