Socio-economic statistics for Harrow Weald, Harrow

Socio-economic statistics for Harrow Weald, Harrow
Socio-economic statistics for Harrow Weald, Harrow

Socio-economic statistics for Harrow Weald, Harrow

Statistics

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

Harrow Weald Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Harrow Weald and are from the UK Census of 2011. Harrow Weald 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 Weald also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Harrow Weald 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 Weald General Health Statistics

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

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

Harrow Weald Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Harrow Weald as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Harrow Weald is also older than the average, making Harrow Weald 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

Harrow Weald Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Harrow Weald are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Harrow Weald 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 Weald Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Harrow Weald has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Harrow Weald 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 Weald 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 Weald 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 Weald 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 Harrow Weald 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 Harrow Weald 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Harrow Weald 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 Weald rates 6/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019



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

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