Socio-economic statistics for Hellington, Norfolk

Socio-economic statistics for Hellington, Norfolk
Socio-economic statistics for Hellington, Norfolk

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

Hellington Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth NorfolkEngland
Owned40.8%30.6%
Mortgage34.1%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.6%8.3%
Private Rented10%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Hellington General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hellington. The percentage of residents in Hellington rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

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HealthSouth NorfolkEngland
Very Good46.35%47.17%
Good35.80%34.22%
Fair13.37%13.12%
Bad3.46%4.25%
Very Bad1.02%1.25%

Hellington 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.

GradeSouth NorfolkEngland
AB24.99%22.96%
C130.45%30.92%
C224.59%20.64%
DE19.97%25.49%

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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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

BenefitSouth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.2%13.2%13.5%

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

Hellington Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth NorfolkEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.3%
Mean Age4339.3
Median Age4539

Hellington Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hellington and are from the UK Census of 2011. Hellington has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationSouth NorfolkEngland
No Qualifications22.6%22.5%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 217.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.2%3.6%
Level 311.5%12.4%
Level 427%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

Hellington Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySouth NorfolkEngland
United Kingdom95.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.8%3.7%
Outside the EU2.8%9.4%

What is the population of Hellington and South Norfolk?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in South Norfolk including Hellington. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Beck Vale, Dickleburgh & Scole6538
Bressingham & Burston3338
Brooke3376
Bunwell3124
Central Wymondham5643
Cringleford5596
Diss & Roydon11344
Ditchingham & Earsham6470
Easton2166
Forncett3509
Harleston6229
Hempnall3325
Hethersett8608
Hingham & Deopham3119
Loddon & Chedgrave5803
Mulbarton & Stoke Holy Cross9329
New Costessey6200
Newton Flotman3104
North Wymondham6343
Old Costessey10883
Poringland, Framinghams & Trowse8001
Rockland3421
South Wymondham5794
Stratton4451
Thurlton3157
Wicklewood4195
South Norfolk Total143066



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


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