Socio-economic statistics for Great Hivings, Buckinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Great Hivings, Buckinghamshire
Socio-economic statistics for Great Hivings, Buckinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Great Hivings, Buckinghamshire

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

Great Hivings Immigration Statistics

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

CountryChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
United Kingdom88.9%87.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.9%0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries3%3.3%3.7%
Outside the EU7.2%8.8%9.4%

Great Hivings 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. Great Hivings has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
AB40.99%33.69%22.96%
C130.98%32.32%30.92%
C215.62%18.57%20.64%
DE12.41%15.41%25.49%

Great Hivings Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Great Hivings and are from the UK Census of 2011. Great Hivings 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. Great Hivings also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Great Hivings are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
No Qualifications14.7%16.8%22.5%
Level 110.7%12.5%13.3%
Level 215.1%15.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.5%3.6%
Level 311.1%11.9%12.4%
Level 441%34.8%27.4%
Other4.2%4.9%5.7%

Great Hivings Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%6.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%6.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.8%6.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%4%3.7%
Age 18 to 245.9%7.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 294%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.5%20.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.3%21.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.2%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%8.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%5.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.7%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age41.639.839.3
Median Age444139

Great Hivings Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Owned41.1%34.3%30.6%
Mortgage35.8%37.9%32.8%
Shared0.7%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.8%4.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.6%8.2%8.3%
Private Rented8.2%11.3%15.4%
Other0.7%1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%1.3%

Great Hivings Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Great Hivings come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 unemployment in Great Hivings is both lower than the average for Buckinghamshire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Great Hivings than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%7.6%13.5%

Great Hivings rates 5/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Great Hivings General Health Statistics

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

HealthChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Very Good53.81%52.03%47.17%
Good32.78%33.82%34.22%
Fair10.18%10.68%13.12%
Bad2.52%2.69%4.25%
Very Bad0.70%0.77%1.25%


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


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