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

Gorse Covert Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureWarringtonEngland
Owned32%30.6%
Mortgage39.6%32.8%
Shared0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)7.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.4%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%15.4%
Other1%1.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.3%

Gorse Covert Education Statistics

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

QualificationWarringtonEngland
No Qualifications20.7%22.5%
Level 114.6%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%3.6%
Level 312.6%12.4%
Level 427.4%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%

Gorse Covert 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.

GradeWarringtonEngland
AB25.02%22.96%
C131.46%30.92%
C219.41%20.64%
DE24.10%25.49%

Gorse Covert Immigration Statistics

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

CountryWarringtonEngland
United Kingdom94.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU3%9.4%

Gorse Covert Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Gorse Covert 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.

BenefitWarringtonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13%13.5%

Gorse Covert General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Gorse Covert. The percentage of residents in Gorse Covert rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Gorse Covert rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Gorse Covert is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthWarringtonEngland
Very Good49.81%47.17%
Good32.75%34.22%
Fair12.09%13.12%
Bad4.19%4.25%
Very Bad1.17%1.25%

Gorse Covert Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeWarringtonEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.1%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.8%2.3%
Mean Age39.539.3
Median Age4039



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

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