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

Harrow on the Hill 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. Harrow on the Hill has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeHarrowEngland
AB32.29%22.96%
C130.71%30.92%
C216.43%20.64%
DE20.57%25.49%

Harrow on the Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Harrow on the Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Harrow on the Hill has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryHarrowEngland
United Kingdom55.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland2.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries7.3%3.7%
Outside the EU35.4%9.4%

Harrow on the Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthHarrowEngland
Very Good47.58%47.17%
Good36.00%34.22%
Fair11.85%13.12%
Bad3.47%4.25%
Very Bad1.10%1.25%

Harrow on the Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Harrow on the Hill 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. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Harrow on the Hill than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitHarrowEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.7%13.5%

Harrow on the Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationHarrowEngland
No Qualifications16.8%22.5%
Level 110.9%13.3%
Level 212.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.7%3.6%
Level 310.4%12.4%
Level 436.8%27.4%
Other10.7%5.7%

Harrow on the Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureHarrowEngland
Owned31.1%30.6%
Mortgage34.1%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)6.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.5%8.3%
Private Rented20.4%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Harrow on the Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Harrow on the Hill as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Harrow on the Hill is also older than the average, making Harrow on the Hill a older persons location.

AgeHarrowEngland
Age 0 to 46.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 645%6%
Age 65 to 747.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.3%
Mean Age37.639.3
Median Age3639



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

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