Grindsbrook Booth, Derbyshire

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

Grindsbrook Booth Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeHigh PeakEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.1%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age41.139.3
Median Age4339

Grindsbrook Booth Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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TenureHigh PeakEngland
Social Rented (Council)9.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.8%8.3%
Private Rented12.1%15.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Grindsbrook Booth 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 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 Grindsbrook Booth 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Grindsbrook Booth is both lower than the average for Derbyshire 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 Grindsbrook Booth than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHigh PeakDerbyshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.4%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2%2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.2%13.1%13.5%

Grindsbrook Booth rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Grindsbrook Booth Immigration Statistics

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

CountryHigh PeakEngland
United Kingdom96.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.3%3.7%
Outside the EU1.8%9.4%

Grindsbrook Booth Education Statistics

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

QualificationHigh PeakEngland
No Qualifications20.9%22.5%
Level 113.1%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Level 313.1%12.4%
Level 429.4%27.4%

Grindsbrook Booth General Health Statistics

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

HealthHigh PeakEngland
Very Good47.51%47.17%
Very Bad1.12%1.25%

Grindsbrook Booth 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.

GradeHigh PeakEngland

What is the population of Grindsbrook Booth and High Peak?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in High Peak including Grindsbrook Booth. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Buxton Central4036
Chapel East2158
Chapel West5036
Cote Heath4114
Hadfield North2487
Hadfield South4162
Hope Valley3671
Howard Town4614
Limestone Peak2155
New Mills East3954
New Mills West4327
Old Glossop4705
St John's1749
Stone Bench4633
Whaley Bridge6568
High Peak Total92633

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

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