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

Hengoed Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 45.7%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 248%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417.4%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.4%
Mean Age42.440.6
Median Age4441

Hengoed Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hengoed 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.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.7%17.4%

Hengoed Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hengoed and are from the UK Census of 2011.

No Qualifications25.4%25.9%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.7%
Level 311.4%12.3%
Level 424.2%24.5%

Hengoed Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)8.1%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5%6.6%
Private Rented14.3%12.7%
Rent Free1.8%1.6%

Hengoed General Health Statistics

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

Very Good46.61%46.64%
Very Bad1.61%1.81%

Hengoed Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom95.9%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.2%1.8%
Outside the EU2.4%3.3%

Hengoed 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.


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

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