If you are thinking of moving to Hanley Castle 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 Hanley Castle to figures for Worcestershire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hanley Castle is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hanley Castle Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hanley Castle are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Hanley Castle 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||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.9%||9.4%|
Hanley Castle General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hanley Castle. The percentage of residents in Hanley Castle rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hanley Castle rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hanley Castle is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Hanley Castle 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. Hanley Castle is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Hanley Castle 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 Hanley Castle is both lower than the average for Worcestershire 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 Hanley Castle than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.8%||2.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.9%||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||10.5%||11.5%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Hanley Castle Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||1.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||12.4%||8.3%|
Hanley Castle Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hanley Castle as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hanley Castle is also older than the average, making Hanley Castle a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.3%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||3.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.2%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.6%||2.3%|
Hanley Castle 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. Hanley Castle has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Hanley Castle Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hanley Castle and are from the UK Census of 2011. Hanley Castle 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. Hanley Castle also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Hanley Castle are better educated than the average England citizen.
What is the population of Hanley Castle and Malvern Hills?
The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Malvern Hills including Hanley Castle. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.
|Alfrick and Leigh||3654|
|Upton and Hanley||4268|
|Malvern Hills Total||79445|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.