If you are thinking of moving to Grappenhall 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 Grappenhall to figures for Cheshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Grappenhall is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Grappenhall Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Grappenhall has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Grappenhall is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||7.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8.4%||8.3%|
Grappenhall Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Grappenhall are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Grappenhall 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||2.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3%||9.4%|
Grappenhall Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Grappenhall as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Grappenhall is also older than the average, making Grappenhall a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.8%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.2%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.2%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.1%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.8%||2.3%|
Grappenhall Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Grappenhall and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Grappenhall 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.
Grappenhall 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 Grappenhall 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 Grappenhall 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.
|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%|
Grappenhall General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Grappenhall. The percentage of residents in Grappenhall rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Grappenhall rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Grappenhall is generally better than in the average person in England.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.